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carbon abatementnoun [U]

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the ​reduction of the ​amount of carbon dioxide that is ​produced when coal and ​oil are ​burned: Fossil fuel-based carbon abatement ​technologies (CATs) ​enable fossil ​fuels to be used with ​substantiallyreducedCO2emissions.
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