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Meaning of “ecological” - Learner’s Dictionary

ecological

adjective     /ˌiːkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/
B2 relating to ecology or to the environment: an ecological disasterEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsZoos and wildlife reserves
ecologically adverb
Translations of “ecological”
in Korean 생태학적인…
in Arabic بيئي…
in Portuguese ecológico…
in Catalan ecològic…
in Japanese 環境に対する, 環境にやさしい…
in Italian ecologico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生態的, 生態學的, 環保的…
in Russian экологический…
in Turkish çevreye ait, ekolojik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生态的, 生态学的, 环保的…
in Polish ekologiczny…
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