anthropogenic - definition and synonyms

adjective science 

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/ˌænθrəpəˈdʒenɪk/
  1. caused by humans, especially in relation to climate change and global warming

    Sea-level rise associated with anthropogenic global warming presents a threat to the survival of some Pacific Island nations.

    All agree that climate change is anthropogenic and that it has become a serious problem.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Sara Walker from Brazil on 21/01/2016