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carbon budgetnoun [C]

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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 ​carbonbudget.
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