[ ek-oh-sen-triz-uh m, ee-koh- ]
/ ˌɛk oʊˈsɛn trɪz əm, ˌi koʊ- /


a philosophy or perspective that places intrinsic value on all living organisms and their natural environment, regardless of their perceived usefulness or importance to human beings.

Origin of ecocentrism

Related formsec·o·cen·tric, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019