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environment
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

2 uses
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Definition
surrounding conditions
in various senses, including:
  • conditions in a location or geographic area — as in "the desert environment"
  • conditions that affect a particular activity — as in "the learning environment"
  • conditions that create a certain mood — as in "a competitive environment," or "a romantic environment,"
  • conditions that impact a particular computer system, subsystem, or program — as in "the Windows environment"
  • The inhabitants of these offices were creatures of their environment: little gray-faced men, they seemed untouched by wind or sun.
    p. 217.6
environment = surrounding conditions
  • There are ways of keeping them in school by force, but it's silly to force people like the Ewells into a new environment-
    p. 40.9
environment = surrounding situation
There are no more uses of "environment" in To Kill a Mockingbird.

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