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adjective [usually before noun] ecological pronunciation in American English /ˌekəˈlɑdʒɪk(ə)l/
  1. 1
    relating to the environment and the way that plants, animals, and humans live together and affect each other
    worldwide ecological changes
    The earthquake has caused an ecological disaster.
  2. 2
    working to protect the environment
    It is known as one of the country’s leading ecological groups.

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 ecological pronunciation in American English /ˌekəˈlɑdʒɪkli/ adverb
an ecologically sound product
ecologically sensitive areas


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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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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