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English definition of “eco-audit”


noun [C]     /ˈiː.kəʊˌɔː.dɪt/ US  /-koʊˌɑː.dɪt/
an examination of how the behaviour of a business or group of people affects the environment: After our eco-audit, we switched to low-energy light bulbs.Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors eco-auditor     /ˈiː.kəʊˌɔː.dɪt.ər/ US  /-koʊˌɑː.dɪ.t̬ɚ/ noun [C] Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsJobs, careers and professionsWorking
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