›ENVIRONMENTall the living things in an area and the way they affect each other and the environment: Three-quarters of these cork oak forests could be lost within the decade, threatening jobs and ecosystems.
Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014
by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them