pollutedness

pollutedness

(pəˈluːtɪdnəs)
n
the state of being polluted
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Here we have the topic: water, its quality, its availability, its essential utility to human and animal alike, and its pollutedness -- whether runoff from geese and cattle, or runoff from pesticides and industrial manufacturing.
His cycle is presented as the record of thoughts rising spontaneously in the course of brief daily visits to the side of a river often more remarkable for its pollutedness than for its natural beauty.