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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “the anthropocene”

the anthropocene

noun [S]
 
 
/ˈˌænt.θrəʊ.pəʊˌsɪːn/ US  /-θrə.pə-/
the time from the 18th century until now, in which you can see the effect that people have had on the environment and climate (= weather conditions)
人類世(人類活動引起環境和氣候變化的時期(18世紀至今))
PrehistoryGeology - general words
(Definition of the anthropocene from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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