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carbon budget

noun [C]
 
 
ENVIRONMENT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY an amount of carbon dioxide that a country, company, or organization has agreed is the largest it will produce in a particular period of time: The Committee on Climate Change will advise the government on staying within its carbon budget.
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