Definition of Pollution. Meaning of Pollution. Synonyms of Pollution

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Definition of Pollution

Pollution
Pollution Pol*lu"tion, n. [L. pollutio: cf. F. pollution.] 1. The act of polluting, or the state of being polluted (in any sense of the verb); defilement; uncleanness; impurity. 2. (Med.) The emission of semen, or sperm, at other times than in sexual intercourse. --Dunglison.

Meaning of Pollution from wikipedia

- Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change. Pollution can take the form of any substance (solid...
- Air pollution is the contamination of air due to the presence of substances in the atmosphere that are harmful to the health of humans and other living...
- Water pollution (or aquatic pollution) is the contamination of water bodies, usually as a result of human activities, so that it negatively affects its...
- Plastic pollution Plastic pollution is the ac****ulation of plastic objects and particles (e.g. plastic bottles, bags and microbeads) in the Earth's environment...
- Light pollution is the presence of unwanted, inappropriate, or excessive artificial lighting. In a descriptive sense, the term light pollution refers to...
- Content related to Pollution prevention may be found at, for example: Water pollution Air pollution Plastic pollution Circular economy Remanufacturing...
- Noise pollution, also known as environmental noise or sound pollution, is the propagation of noise with ranging impacts on the activity of human or animal...
- Marine pollution occurs when substances used or spread by humans, such as industrial, agricultural and residential waste, particles, noise, excess carbon...
- pollution is the rise or fall in the temperature of a natural body of water caused by human influence. Thermal pollution, unlike chemical pollution,...
- Look up Pollution or pollution in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause...