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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of being kept going or provided for.

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  • In 1993 this group first used the term sustainability when setting its goals.
  • And when green and eco became something else, the term sustainability sprung into the market.
  • Despite its popularity, the term sustainability is used in a wide variety of ways with a plethora of meanings.
  • "In many ways, the term sustainability has become synonymous with responsibility for consumers or just 'doing the right thing'." for more
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