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English definition of “environment”

environment

noun     /ɪnˈvaɪərənmənt/
the environment B1 the air , land , and water where people , animals , and plants live : The new road may cause damage to the environment.Environments and localitiesEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
B2 [C] the situation that you live or work in, and how it influences how you feel : We are working in a very competitive environment.Environments and localities
(Definition of environment noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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