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2014-08-14T20:38:10+08:00
The cradle of civilization is a term of referring to locations as the sites of the emergence of civilization.
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2014-08-14T21:44:41+08:00
If you're asking  the meaning of cradle of civilization, Eiramor's answer is correct. 
but if you're referring to the place which is called the "Cradle of Civilization" it's Mesopotamia.
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