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verb [intransitive/transitive]     decarbonize pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participledecarbonizing
past tensedecarbonized
past participledecarbonized
  1. to reduce the amount of gaseous carbon compounds released into the atmosphere as a result of human activity

    We have to decarbonize the entire global economy and we have to do it fast.

    Europe wanted to demonstrate to the world that it could decarbonize at low cost.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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