Meaning of ECOLOGICAL in English


/ ˌiːkəˈlɒdʒɪkl; NAmE -ˈlɑːdʒ-/ adjective


connected with the relation of plants and living creatures to each other and to their environment :

We risk upsetting the ecological balance of the area.

an ecological disaster (= one that alters the whole balance of ecology in an area)


interested in and concerned about the ecology of a place :

the ecological movement

►  eco·logic·al·ly / -kli; NAmE / adverb :

The system is both practical and ecologically sound .

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