climate change

(noun) “[L]ong-term shifts in temperature and climate due to human activity” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: climate changes
  • Also called:
    • global climate change
    • global warming

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. The Environment and Society. Connexions, June 4, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42937/1.2/).

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