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climate

noun [S or U]
 
 
/ˈklaɪmət/
the type of situation that exists at a particular time, including the feelings and opinions that are common: political/business/social climate Most companies favour a stable business climate over such inducements as capital-expenditure grants and tax holidays.in the current climate I don't think we should expand our business in the current economic climate. The organizational climate here is pleasant and non-threatening.
ENVIRONMENT the general weather conditions usually found in a particular place: a tropical/mild/desert climateclimate system/conditions Carbon emissions are changing the world's climate system.
Translations of “climate”
in Arabic مُناخ…
in Korean 기후…
in Malaysian iklim…
in French climat…
in Turkish iklim, hava durumu, ortam…
in Italian clima…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天氣, 氣候…
in Russian климат, обстановка…
in Polish klimat…
in Vietnamese khí hậu, không khí…
in Spanish clima, situación…
in Portuguese clima…
in Thai สภาพอากาศ, สถานการณ์ของประเทศ…
in German das Klima, das Umfeld…
in Catalan clima…
in Japanese 気候…
in Indonesian iklim, suasana…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天气, 气候…
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