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English definition of “-conscious”

-conscious

suffix uk   /-kɒn.ʃəs/ us    /-kɑːn-/
used after nouns and adverbs to mean 'knowing about and worried about a particular thing', or 'thinking that something is important': fashion-conscious teenagers the health-conscious consumer He's never been especially politically conscious. Aware
(Definition of -conscious suffix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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