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antipollution

[an-tee-puh-loo-shuh n, an-tahy-] /ˌæn ti pəˈlu ʃən, ˌæn taɪ-/
adjective
1.
designed to prevent or reduce environmental pollution:
antipollution laws; an antipollution campaign.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; anti- + pollution
Related forms
antipollutionist, noun
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antipollution

/ˌæntɪpəˈluːʃən/
adjective
1.
(of measures, policies, etc) designed to combat pollution and its causes
2.
opposed to pollution and its causes: antipollution banners
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