Definition of environmental adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɪnˌvaɪrənˈmentl//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˌvaɪrənˈmentl//
    [usually before noun] Conservation
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  1. 1  connected with the natural conditions in which people, animals and plants live; connected with the environment the environmental impact of pollution environmental issues/problems an environmental group/movement (= that aims to improve or protect the natural environment) environmental damage See related entries: Conservation
  2. 2  connected with the conditions that affect the behaviour and development of somebody/something environmental influences an environmental health officer
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: environmental