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Turkish translation of “pollute”

pollute

verb [T]
 
 
/pəˈluːt/
B2 to make water, air, soil, etc dirty or harmful
kirletmek, pisletmek
We need a fuel that won't pollute the environment.Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsMaking things dirty and untidy
pollutant noun [C] a substance that pollutes water, air, etc
kirletici/pisletici/zararlı madde
Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsDirt and untidiness
(Definition of pollute from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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