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sustainabilitynoun [U]

uk   /səˌsteɪnəˈbɪlɪti/  us   /-ətIi/
ENVIRONMENT, NATURAL RESOURCES the ​idea that ​goods and ​services should be ​produced in ways that do not use ​resources that cannot be ​replaced and that do not ​damage the ​environment: The ​successful coffee ​chainpromotes sustainability within the coffee-growing ​regions.
the ​ability to continue at a particular ​level for a ​period of ​time: sustainability of sth Scepticism continues to exist about the sustainability of the ​economicrecovery.
(Definition of sustainability from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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