antipollution

[ an-tee-puh-loo-shuh n, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn ti pəˈlu ʃən, ˌæn taɪ- /

adjective

designed to prevent or reduce environmental pollution: antipollution laws; an antipollution campaign.

Nearby words

  1. antipode,
  2. antipodes,
  3. antipodes islands,
  4. antipoetic,
  5. antipole,
  6. antipope,
  7. antiport,
  8. antipoverty,
  9. antiproliferation,
  10. antiproliferative

Origin of antipollution

First recorded in 1920–25; anti- + pollution

Related formsan·ti·pol·lu·tion·ist, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for antipollution

antipollution

/ (ˌæntɪpəˈluːʃən) /

adjective

(of measures, policies, etc) designed to combat pollution and its causes
opposed to pollution and its causesantipollution banners
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