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"ecological" in British English

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ecologicaladjective

uk   /ˌiː.kəˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/  us   /ˌiː.kəˈlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl/
ecologically
adverb uk   /ˌiː.kəˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /ˌiː.kəˈlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl.i/
B2 It's an ecologically friendly/sound (= not harmful) means of transport.
(Definition of ecological from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ecological" in Business English

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ecologicaladjective

uk   us   /ˌiːkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ ENVIRONMENT
relating to ecology (= the relationship between living things and their environment) or the environment: The industry has created thousands of jobs in rural communities but environmentalists believe this has been an ecological disaster.
ecologically
adverb /ˌiːkəˈlɒdʒɪkli/  us /-ˈlɑːdʒɪ-/
The office furniture is made from northern spruce from ecologically managed forests.
(Definition of ecological from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ecological”
in Arabic بيئي…
in Korean 생태학적인…
in Portuguese ecológico…
in Catalan ecològic…
in Japanese 環境に対する, 環境にやさしい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生态的, 生态学的, 环保的…
in Turkish çevreye ait, ekolojik…
in Russian экологический…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生態的, 生態學的, 環保的…
in Italian ecologico…
in Polish ekologiczny…
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“ecological” in British English

“ecological” in Business English

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