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ecocatastrophe

[ek-oh-kuh-tas-truh-fee, ee-koh-] /ˌɛk oʊ kəˈtæs trə fi, ˌi koʊ-/
noun, Ecology
1.
a disaster caused by changes in the environment.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; eco- + catastrophe
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  • No war, no warming is the only way to avoid ecocatastrophe and a much more miserable and dangerous world in only a few decades.

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