Definition of Environmental Health Officer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Environmental Health Officer

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(in Britain) a person who is trained in the ways that the environment can affect people's health. Environmental Health Officers work mainly for local authorities, examining places where food is prepared, checking the safety of places of work, teaching children about their health, helping people who are disturbed by noise made by their neighbours (= people living near), etc.