preindustrial


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pre·in·dus·tri·al

 (prē′ĭn-dŭs′trē-əl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or being a society or an economic system that is not or has not yet become industrialized.

preindustrial

(ˌpriːɪnˈdʌstrɪəl)
adj
(Historical Terms) of or relating to a society, age, etc, before industrialization
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preindustrial

[ˌpriːɪnˈdʌstrɪəl] adjpreindustriale
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Council David Sheard " Talks are currently ongoing at the conference to try to establish a legally binding agreement between all countries to tackle the problem, to reduce greenhouse gases to prevent global temperature rises of more than 2degC over preindustrial levels by the end of the century and to help make the leastdeveloped countries more environmetally-friendly.
7F) or "to well below 2 degrees" above preindustrial levels?
The United Nations wants to prevent global warming from exceeding two degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels this century.
More than 150 world leaders, including David Cameron, Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin, are attending the summit to hammer out a deal to stop global temperatures rising over 2C above preindustrial levels.
More than 160 countries have already trumpeted how much they are prepared to cut their carbon emissions by 2030, but it is unclear if this will be enough to limit the temperature rise to 2 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels.
Still, all sides say pledges made in Paris will be insufficient to limit a rise in global temperatures to 2 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels, widely viewed as a threshold for dangerous changes in the planet's climate system.
Man-made global warming and a strong "El Nino" phenomenon in the Pacific, which pushes up temperatures, mean 2015 had the hottest January to October on record, with temperatures 10degC above preindustrial levels, preliminary estimates show.
Ten of the warmest years on record have happened in the last 15 years and we have now passed the 1C increase in temperature since preindustrial times, and we are accelerating towards 2C.
Research suggests it is still possible to limit warming to 2C above preindustrial levels," said Mr Daham.
6 degrees Fahrenheit) above the preindustrial average.
Matched with a unique source of iconography (the Casta paintings ), the achieved research will produce the first illustrated glossary on Textiles and Garments whose were consumed on a global scale in the preindustrial time.
Koehler's assertion that the organizational know-how of capitalism is portable (in this case to Europe) rings true and parallels the sociologist Gideon Sjoberg's argument in The Preindustrial City: Past and Present about the portability of the organizational skills needed to construct functional cities.