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  Definition of environment
  1. the area in which something exists or lives; "the country--the flat agricultural surround"
  2. the totality of surrounding conditions; "he longed for the comfortable environment of his livingroom"
Similar Words: environs, surroundings, surround

 

Hyponyms: ambiance, ambience, medium, setting, scene, element, habitat, home ground, melting pot, parts, context, circumstance, ecology, background, scope, home, milieu, surroundings, sphere, domain, area, orbit, field, arena, street

 

Derivational Morphology: wall, palisade, fence, fence in, surround, skirt, border, environ, encircle, circle, round, ring

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: okruženje   Dutch: omgeving  
Finnish: ympäristö   French: environnement  
Georgian: გარემო   German: Umfeld and Umgebung  
Greek: περιβάλλον   Hungarian: környezet  
Italian: ambiente   Japanese: 環境  
Polish: środowisko   Portuguese: ambiente and meio  
Russian: среда   Spanish: ambiente  
Swedish: miljö   Telugu: పర్యావరణం  
 
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