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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Causing little or no impurity or uncleanness (of air, water, etc).

Usage examples (37)
  • "Hey, I thought nuclear plants were nonpolluting."
  • It is a nonpolluting (no CO2 whatsoever) source of electricity generation.
  • We need to get more energy from other nonpolluting sources such as solar and wind.
  • Its state-mandated goal is to get 20% of its supply from nonpolluting sources by 2020. for more
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