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environment

in vahy ruhn muhnt

  • n  the totality of surrounding conditions
    he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room
  • n  the area in which something exists or lives

  • The nearly 19 million acre slice of untouched northeastern Alaska has been a symbol of the struggle between energy exploration and the environment since its creation in 1960.
  • After decades of rapid economic growth, Asia's environment is at a tipping point.
  • From the slopes of Mount Fuji to the shores of Aceh, these five eco-heroes are part of a new generation fighting to save the environmentoften in the face of extraordinary odds.
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  • Gerardo Martino in The Associated Press
    We practiced penalty kicks once, so nobody could say we weren't prepared,coach Gerardo Martino said. "But our executions weren't too good. You can't recreate the environment you'll face in a real game, with 40,000 fans."
  • Barack Obama in postzambia.com
    I say we can't afford not to change how we produce and use energy - because the long-term costs to our economy, our national security, and our environment are far greater,he said.

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