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adjective environmental pronunciation in American English /ɪnˌvaɪrənˈment(ə)l/environmental pronunciation in American English /ɪnˌvaɪərnˈment(ə)l/
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  1. [usually before noun] relating to the natural world and the effect that human activity has on it
    Both candidates discussed environmental issues.
    1. a.
      [only before noun] intended to help or protect the environment
      Some environmental groups have declared a boycott of tourism on the island.
      companies that do not have environmental policies

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environmentalism

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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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