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environment
used in Hoot

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Definition
the natural world (life, air, water, land...) — often used in reference to the impact of human technology
  • Mr. Eberhardt explained that he had borrowed the file, xeroxed every page, and then taken the material to some lawyers who were experts on environmental matters.
    p. 279.6
environmental = the quality of human, animal, and plant life
  • We here at Mother Paula's All-American Pancake Houses, Inc., take pride in our strong commitment to the environment.
    p. 172.7
  • environment = the quality of human, animal, and plant life
  • Environmental Impact Statement.
    p. 280.6
  • environmental impact statement = a report on the effects of certain actions upon the quality of human, animal, and plant life
  • The missing Environmental Impact Statement made the front page of the Gazette and ultimately proved to be the fatal blow to the pancake-house project.
    p. 282.1
  • environmental impact statement = a report on the effects of certain actions upon the quality of human, animal, and plant life
  • Consequently, the Environmental Impact Statement conveniently disappeared from the city files.
    p. 282.6
  • environmental impact statement = a report on the effects of certain actions upon the quality of human, animal, and plant life
  • "We want to assure all our customers that Mother Paula's remains strongly committed to protecting our environment," he said, "and we deeply regret that the careless actions of a few former employees and contractors may have put these unique little birds in jeopardy."
    p. 284.9
environment = natural world (the quality of human, animal, and plant life)
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