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 (ē′kō-tĕr′ə-rĭz′əm, ĕk′ō-)
Terrorism or sabotage committed in the name of environmental causes.

e′co·ter′ror·ist adj. & n.
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(Law) a person who uses violence in order to achieve environmentalist aims
[C20: from eco- + terrorist]
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(ˌɛk oʊˈtɛr ər ɪst, ˌi koʊ-)
one who commits ecotage.
ec`o•ter′ror•ism, n.
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And in the past couple of weeks it's been revealed why - Angie Bolen (The Soprano's Drea de Matteo) had been involved with eco terrorist Patrick Logan (John Barrowman) who's come back to take his revenge on her for running away with his son.
The East Wed 9pm Film4 Thought-provoking thriller which sees Brit Marling play a private intelligence firm operative who infiltrates a gang of eco terrorists. She's soon seduced by their anarchic plots to 'Stick it to The Man'.***