[ klahy-mit di-nahy-uhl ]
/ ˈklaɪ mɪt dɪˌnaɪ əl /
the refusal to accept the existence or validity of climate change: She has railed against the climate denial of her predecessor.
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Origin of climate denial
First recorded in 2005–10
OTHER WORDS FROM climate denialcli·mate de·ni·al·ism, noun
Words nearby climate denial
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