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addaword.gifdefinition of ecological footprint

the amount of land needed to replenish the resources used by something, e.g. to grow enough trees to replace those used to build a cabin
Submitted from United Kingdom on 15/11/2010 07:15:00
Definition of ecological footprint from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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