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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Waste matter that contaminates the water or air or soil.

Usage examples (36)
  • SCOTUS cited CAA as clearly defining what a pollutant is and determined that CO2 was therefor a pollutant removing that argument.
  • The main pollutant was suspended particulate matter, which is usually attributed to coal burning and automotive exhaust.
  • However, when CO2 is defined as a pollutant, I have to worry.
  • Milk (WAIT MILK?!?!?!?!) got classified as a pollutant by Obama's EPA. for more
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