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pollutionnoun [U]

us   /pəˈlu·ʃən/
the act of polluting, or the substances that pollute: air pollution Pollution from the factory could be contaminating nearby wells.
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pollutionnoun [U]

uk   /pəˈluːʃən/ us   ENVIRONMENT
damage caused to water, air, etc. by harmful substances or waste: air/water pollution It is the biggest environmental pollution incident in the history of the country.
the harmful substances that cause damage to water, the air, etc.: New research found that industrial pollution goes high in the atmosphere and travels far.
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Translations of “pollution”
in Arabic تَلَوُّث…
in Korean 오염…
in Portuguese poluição…
in Catalan contaminació, pol·lució…
in Japanese 汚染, 公害…
in Chinese (Simplified) 污染…
in Turkish kirlilik…
in Russian загрязнение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 污染…
in Italian inquinamento…
in Polish zanieczyszczenie…
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“pollution” in Business English

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