antipollution

antipollution
adjective Date: 1924 designed to prevent, reduce, or eliminate pollution <
antipollution laws
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antipollution noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • antipollution — [ ɑ̃tipɔlysjɔ̃ ] adj. inv. • v. 1970; de 1. anti et pollution ♦ Propre à combattre la pollution. Équipements antipollution. Ligue antipollution. ● antipollution adjectif invariable Destiné à éviter ou à diminuer la pollution. antipollution adj.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • antipollution — [an΄tī pə loo′shən, an΄tēpə loo′shən, an΄tipə loo′shən] adj. designating or of devices, laws, etc. intended to prevent, lessen, or remove pollutants or pollution antipollutionist n …   English World dictionary

  • antipollution — adjective intended to reduce pollution antipollution laws antipollution devices on automobile exhaust systems • Pertains to noun: ↑pollution * * * antipollutionist, n. /an tee peuh looh sheuhn, an tuy /, adj. designed to prevent or reduce… …   Useful english dictionary

  • antipollution — antipollutionist, n. /an tee peuh looh sheuhn, an tuy /, adj. designed to prevent or reduce environmental pollution: antipollution laws; an antipollution campaign. [1920 25; ANTI + POLLUTION] * * * …   Universalium

  • antipollution — an·ti·pol·lu·tion .ant i pə lü shən, .an .tī adj designed to prevent, reduce, or eliminate pollution <antipollution laws> antipollution n an·ti·pol·lu·tion·ist sh(ə )nəst n …   Medical dictionary

  • Antipollution — Pollution   Pollution  v ·  · m  Pollution de l air …   Wikipédia en Français

  • antipollution — 1. noun Any way, shape, or form which directly or indirectly helps the environment or reduces pollution. Ant: pollution 2. adjective Of, pertaining to, or having the characteristics of that which helps the environment or reduces pollution …   Wiktionary

  • antipollution — adj. opposed to pollution and in favor of its elimination …   English contemporary dictionary

  • antipollution — an·ti·pollution …   English syllables

  • antipollution — an•ti•pol•lu•tion [[t]ˌæn ti pəˈlu ʃən, ˌæn taɪ [/t]] adj. cvb designed to prevent or reduce pollution • Etymology: 1920–25 an ti•pol•lu′tion•ist, n …   From formal English to slang

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