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Related to anthropogenic: Anthropogenic climate change, Anthropogenic global warming


1. Of or relating to anthropogenesis.
2. Caused by humans: anthropogenic degradation of the environment.

an′thro·po·gen′i·cal·ly adv.


1. (Anthropology & Ethnology) relating to anthropogenesis
2. (Environmental Science) created by people or caused by human activity: anthropogenic pollution.


(ˌæn θrə pəˈdʒɛn ɪk)

caused or produced by humans.
an`thro•po•gen′i•cal•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.anthropogenic - of or relating to the study of the origins and development of human beingsanthropogenic - of or relating to the study of the origins and development of human beings
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This can be in part attributed to our poor understanding of microbial community responses to anthropogenic influences in natural landscapes.
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As to combating anthropogenic global warming (AKA climate change) how does Ms Peterson explain the fact that, despite a considerable increase in CO2 emissions, there has been no rise in global average temperature for 18 years - showing the prediction models to be as useless as the wind turbines.
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Carl Lamborg of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and colleagues used seawater samples from around the world to estimate the amount of anthropogenic mercury in the oceans.
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While many causative factors have been implicated in declines of anurans in California, none are able to adequately account for population declines in backcountry areas removed from predominating anthropogenic impacts, except disease.
The IPCC's claim, reached by using their projected modelling predictions, that the world is heading towards "catastrophic anthropogenic global warming" has fallen flat on its face.
It hints of Stalinism to try and silence one side of a debate on a matter of enormous public importance - the jury's still out on claimed global warming, whether anthropogenic or natural.