Definition of sustainability noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//səˌsteɪnəˈbɪləti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˌsteɪnəˈbɪləti//
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  1. 1the use of natural products and energy in a way that does not harm the environment a company well-known for its commitment to environmental sustainability
  2. 2the ability to continue or be continued for a long time The strength and sustainability of the economic recovery is still in doubt.