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environmental science

noun
1.
the branch of science concerned with the physical, chemical, and biological conditions of the environment and their effect on organisms.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70
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  • environmental science and public health is easy and useful.
  • And some forms of technological economic growth may actually be in tension with some of the major themes in environmental science.
  • But a branch of environmental science today is devoted to looking more closely at the pavement itself.
  • One has to do with environmental science and intended or unintended consequences.
  • Some of these workers mix environmental science with other sciences, such as chemistry or biology.

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