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- n. The integrated study of factors that influence the environment and environmental systems, especially the interaction of the physical, chemical, and biological components of the environment
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- n. the branch of biology concerned with the relations between organisms and their environment
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—Michael Maniates, professor of political science and environmental science at Allegheny College, co-editor of Confronting Consumption and The Environmental Politics of Sacrifice