de|pol|lu|tion «DEE puh LOO shuhn», noun.
the act or process of depolluting: »

The Trent River Authority at least is on the side of depollution (New Scientist and Science Journal).

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  • pol|lu|tion — «puh LOO shuhn», noun. 1. the act or process of polluting; defiling; uncleanness: »One of the principal difficulties of freeing the river from pollution was that certain persons had prescriptive rights to pass their sewage into the Thames (London …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-pol|lu|tion — «SEHLF puh LOO shuhn», noun. = masturbation. (Cf. ↑masturbation) …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|ti|pol|lu|tion — «AN tee puh LOO shuhn», adjective. designed to reduce or prevent pollution: »antipollution devices, an antipollution program …   Useful english dictionary

  • tion — ab·bre·vi·a·tion; ab·di·ca·tion; ab·duc·tion; ab·er·ra·tion; ab·er·ra·tion·al; ab·jec·tion; ab·junc·tion; ab·ju·ra·tion; ab·lac·ta·tion; ab·la·tion; ab·lu·tion; ab·mi·gra·tion; ab·ne·ga·tion; ab·o·li·tion; ab·o·li·tion·ary; ab·o·li·tion·dom;… …   English syllables

  • pol — aero·pol·i·tics; al·lo·pol·y·ploi·dy; ami·no·pol·y·pep·ti·dase; an·a·pol·y·sis; an·iso·pol·y·ploid; an·na·pol·i·tan; an·thro·pol·a·try; an·thro·pol·o·gist; an·thro·pol·o·gy; bi·o·ty·pol·o·gy; car·pol·o·gy; ce·pol·i·dae; ci·pol·let·ti;… …   English syllables

  • -tion — ⇒ TION, SION, suff. Suff. issu du lat. tionem, entrant dans la constr. de nombreux subst. fém. qui expriment une action ou le résultat de cette action. Rem. D apr. DUB. Dér. 1962, p. 31, la forme fondamentale du suff. est tion avec les var. sion …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pol|li|na|tion — «POL uh NAY shuhn», noun. the act or process of carrying pollen from the anthers to the stigmas of flowers for fertilization, as by insects or the wind: »A considerable time, occasionally even months, often elapses between pollination and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pol|y|di|rec|tion|al — «POL ee duh REHK shuh nuhl, dy », adjective. = multidirectional. (Cf. ↑multidirectional) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pol|y|mer|i|za|tion — «POL ih muhr uh ZAY shuhn, puh LIHM uhr uh », noun. Chemistry. 1. a reaction in which two or more molecules unite, forming a more complex molecule with a higher molecular weight and different chemical and physical properties (the new molecule… …   Useful english dictionary

  • PoL — Problembasiertes Lernen (PBL) oder auch Problemorientiertes Lernen (POL) auch Case Study Method ist eine Lernform, bei der zunächst ein Problem im Vordergrund steht, für das die Lernenden weitgehend selbstständig eine Lösung finden sollen. Die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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