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English definition of “environment”

environment

noun [C] (SURROUNDINGS)    /ɪnˈvaɪ.rən.mənt/ US  /-ˈvaɪr.ən-/
B2 the conditions that you live or work in and the way that they influence how you feel or how effectively you can work: The office is quite bright and airy - it's a pleasant working environment. As a parent you try to create a stable home environment.Environments and localities
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