|1.||external conditions or surroundings, esp those in which people live or work|
|2.||ecology the external surroundings in which a plant or animal lives, which tend to influence its development and behaviour|
|3.||the state of being environed; encirclement|
|4.||computing an operating system, program, or integrated suite of programs that provides all the facilities necessary for a particular application: a word-processing environment|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
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