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sustainable

adjective     /səˈsteɪ.nə.bl̩/
able to continue over a period of time 可持续的,能长期保持的 That sort of extreme diet is not sustainable over a long period. 那种极端的饮食方式无法长期坚持。 Lasting for a long time
causing little or no damage to the environment and therefore able to continue for a long time (对环境没有损害或损害很小因而)可持续的,能长期维持的 A large international meeting was held with the aim of promoting sustainable development in all countries. 召开了旨在推进所有国家可持续发展的大型国际会议。 Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsZoos and wildlife reserves
sustainability     /səˌsteɪ.nəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [U] Lasting for a long time
(Definition of sustainable from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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