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environmentalism

noun [U]
 
 
/ɪnˌvaɪərəˈmentəlɪzəm/ US   /-ˌvaɪrəˈmenṱəl-/ ENVIRONMENT
the study of the environment and the belief that it must be protected from damage by human activities: Iowa farm folks practised recycling before environmentalism was popular.
Translations of “environmentalism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 環境保護主義, 環境保護論…
in Chinese (Simplified) 环境保护主义, 环境保护论…
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