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pollution

noun [U] uk   /pəˈluː.ʃən/ us  
B1 damage caused to water, air, etc. by harmful substances or waste: air/water pollution The manifesto includes tough measures to tackle road congestion and environmental pollution.
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in Korean 오염…
in Arabic تَلَوُّث…
in Portuguese poluição…
in Catalan contaminació, pol·lució…
in Japanese 汚染, 公害…
in Italian inquinamento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 污染…
in Russian загрязнение…
in Turkish kirlilik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 污染…
in Polish zanieczyszczenie…
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