the biosphere including and modified by such human activities as agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, urbanization, and industrialization.
- Also called an·throp·o·sphere [an-throp-uh-sfeer, an-thruh-puh-] /ænˈθrɒp əˌsfɪər, ˈæn θrə pə-/ .
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British Dictionary definitions for noosphere
philosophy the part of the biosphere that is affected by human thought, culture, and knowledge
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