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 (ăn′tē-pə-lo͞o′shən, ăn′tī-)
Intended to counteract or eliminate environmental pollution: antipollution filters; antipollution laws.

an′ti·pol·lu′tion·ist n.


1. (Environmental Science) (of measures, policies, etc) designed to combat pollution and its causes
2. (Environmental Science) opposed to pollution and its causes: antipollution banners.


(ˌæn ti pəˈlu ʃən, ˌæn taɪ-)

designed to prevent or reduce pollution.
an`ti•pol•lu′tion•ist, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.antipollution - intended to reduce pollutionantipollution - intended to reduce pollution; "antipollution laws"; "antipollution devices on automobile exhaust systems"
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