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Translation of "sustainable" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

sustainable

adjective     /səˈsteɪ.nə.bl̩/
able to continue over a period of time 可持續的,能長期保持的 That sort of extreme diet is not sustainable over a long period. 那種極端的飲食方式無法長期堅持。 Lasting for a long time causing little or no damage to the environment and therefore able to continue for a long time (對環境沒有損害或損害很小因而)可持續的,能長期維持的 A large international meeting was held with the aim of promoting sustainable development in all countries. 一個旨在促進所有國家永續發展的大型國際會議召開了。 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 (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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