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addaword.gifdefinition of geoengineering

noun
measures taken to reduce the effects of climate change by reducing the amount of carbon dioxide in the air or by reducing the amount of sunlight that reaches the earth
A controversial American businessman dumped around 100 tonnes of iron sulphate into the Pacific Ocean as part of a geoengineering scheme off the west coast of Canada in July.
Submitted by: Harris Park from United Kingdom on 19/10/2012 14:21:00
Definition of geoengineering from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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