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climate denial

[ klahy-mit di-nahy-uhl ]
/ ˈklaɪ mɪt dɪˌnaɪ əl /
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noun

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
cli·mate de·ni·al·ism, noun
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