Meaning of ENVIRONMENT in English

■ noun

1》 the surroundings or conditions in which a person, animal, or plant lives or operates.

↘ Computing the overall structure within which a user, computer, or program operates.

2》 ( the ~ ) the natural world, especially as affected by human activity.


~al adjective

~ally adverb

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