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  • 1 Polluting — Pol*lut ing, a. Adapted or tending to pollute; causing defilement or pollution. {Pol*lut ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 Polluting — Pollute Pol*lute , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Polluted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Polluting}.] [L. pollutus, p. p. of polluere to defile, to pollute, from a prep. appearing only in comp. + luere to wash. See {Position}, {Lave}.] 1. To make foul, impure, or… …

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  • 3 polluting — non·polluting; …

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  • 4 polluting — 1. adjective Adapted or tending to pollute; causing defilement or pollution. 2. verb Present participle of pollute …

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  • 5 polluting — pol·lute || pÉ™ luːt v. contaminate; defile, profane; spoil, ruin …

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  • 6 low-polluting — adj. producing little pollution, especially air pollution; as, a low polluting electric car. Syn: low emission. [PJC] …

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  • 7 Pollutingly — Polluting Pol*lut ing, a. Adapted or tending to pollute; causing defilement or pollution. {Pol*lut ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8 purification rite — ▪ anthropology Introduction       any of the ceremonial acts or customs employed in an attempt to reestablish lost purity or to create a higher degree of purity in relation to the sacred (the transcendental realm) or the social and cultural realm …

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  • 9 dietary law — Judaism. law dealing with foods permitted to be eaten, food preparation and combinations, and the utensils and dishes coming into contact with food. Cf. kashruth. [1925 30] * * * ▪ religion Introduction       any of the prescriptions as to what… …

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  • 10 environment — environmental, adj. environmentally, adv. /en vuy reuhn meuhnt, vuy euhrn /, n. 1. the aggregate of surrounding things, conditions, or influences; surroundings; milieu. 2. Ecol. the air, water, minerals, organisms, and all other external factors… …

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  • 11 Pollution in eloor — ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION Environmental pollution is the addition of any substance or form of energy (e.g., heat, sound, radioactivity) to the environment at a rate faster than the environment can accommodate it by dispersion, breakdown, recycling …

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  • 12 Emissions trading — (or emission trading) is an administrative approach used to control pollution by providing economic incentives for achieving reductions in the emissions of pollutants. It is sometimes called cap and trade.A central authority (usually a government …

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  • 13 Minamata disease — Classification and external resources The crippled hand of a Minamata disease victim ICD 10 T56.1 …

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  • 14 Material safety data sheet — An example MSDS in a US format provides guidance for handling a hazardous substance and information on its composition and properties. MSDS redirects here. For the video game, see MapleStory DS. A Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) (also known as… …

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  • 15 Green energy — is a term used to describe sources of energy that are considered to be environmentally friendly and non polluting. These sources of energy may provide a remedy to the systemic effects of global warming and certain forms of pollution. Green energy …

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  • 16 Captain Planet and the Planeteers — This article is about the TV Series. For the video game based on this TV Series, see Captain Planet (video game). Captain Planet and the Planeteers Captain Planet and the Planeteers title screen …

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  • 17 Agricultural wastewater treatment — relates to the treatment of wastewaters produced in the course of agricultural activities.As agriculture is a highly intensified industry in many parts of the world, the range of wastewaters requiring treatment can encompass at least the… …

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  • 18 Environmental justice — (EJ) is the confluence of social and environmental movements, which deals with the inequitable environmental burden born by groups such as racial minorities, women, or residents of developing nations. It is a holistic effort to analyze and… …

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  • 19 Association of British Drivers — The Association of British Drivers (ABD), founded in 1992, is a British motorists advocacy group. The Association of British Drivers is the sole operating name of Pro Motor , a company limited by guarantee and registered in the United Kingdom.The …

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  • 20 Green Enterprise Toronto — is a local sustainable business alliance dedicated to helping independent businesses and customers to become greener and to think local first. GET Mission Statement Buy Local, Fair, and GreenGreen Enterprise Toronto (GET) works to strengthen our… …

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