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environment    : [ɪnv'ɑɪrənmənt]
Environment \En*vi"ron*ment\, n. [Cf. F. environnement.]
1. Act of environing; state of being environed.
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2. That which environs or surrounds; surrounding conditions,
influences, or forces, by which living forms are
influenced and modified in their growth and development.
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It is no friendly environment, this of thine.
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n 1: the totality of surrounding conditions; "he longed for the
comfortable environment of his living room"
2: the area in which something exists or lives; "the country--
the flat agricultural surround" [synonym: {environment},
{environs}, {surroundings}, {surround}]

49 Moby Thesaurus words for "environment":
ambience, ambient, atmosphere, backdrop, background, cincture,
circling, circumambience, circumambiency, circumcincture,
circumflexion, circumjacence, circumposition, circumstances,
climate, conditions, containment, context, ecosystem, embracement,
encincture, encirclement, enclosure, encompassment, enfoldment,
envelopment, environs, existing conditions, full particulars,
girding, girdling, habitat, inclusion, ins and outs, involvement,
locale, medium, milieu, mise-en-scene, set of conditions, setting,
situation, status, status quo, surrounding, surroundings,
territory, total situation, whole picture

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