footprint

[ foo t-print ]
/ ˈfʊtˌprɪnt /

noun

Origin of footprint

First recorded in 1545–55; foot + print
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British Dictionary definitions for ecological footprint (1 of 2)

ecological footprint


noun

the amount of productive land appropriated on average by each person (in the world, a country, etc) for food, water, transport, housing, waste management, and other purposes

British Dictionary definitions for ecological footprint (2 of 2)

footprint

/ (ˈfʊtˌprɪnt) /

noun

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