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Preferred Term:

pollution

Definition:
The presence in the environment of one or more contaminants, nuisances, and the like in sufficient quantities and of such characteristics and duration as to be injurious or irritating to human, plant, or animal life, to health, or to property, or to unreasonably interfere with the enjoyment of life or property.
Concept Schemes:
NALT Full
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt-core
Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • environmental pollution
  • contaminants in environment
  • environmental contamination
  • environmental contaminants
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5845
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RDF/XMLCreated 2006-01-19, last modified 2020-05-15