Definition of 'environment'


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1. The surroundings of, and influences on, a particular item of interest.

2. The natural world or ecosystem.

3. computing The set of variables and their values in a namespace that an operating system associates with a process.

4. All the elements over which a designer has no control and that affect a system or its inputs and outputs.

5. A particular political or social setting, arena or condition.

6. programming The environment of a function at a point during the execution of a program is the set of identifiers in the function's scope and their bindings at that point.

7. computing The software and/or hardware existing on any particular computer system.

8. An area of a computer's memory used by the operating system and some programs to store certain variables to which they need frequent access.

9. The entire set of conditions under which one operates a computer, as it relates to the hardware, operating platform, or operating system.

10. The totality of the natural world, often excluding humans.

11. A subset of the natural world; an ecosystem.

12. The complex of social and cultural conditions affecting the nature of an individual person or community.

13. The combination of external physical conditions that affect and influence the growth, development, behavior, and survival of organisms.

14. The general set of conditions or circumstances.

15. Act of environing; state of being environed.

16. That which environs or surrounds; surrounding conditions, influences, or forces, by which living forms are influenced and modified in their growth and development.

17. the totality of surrounding conditions

18. The act of environing or surrounding, or the state of being environed.

19. That which environs; the aggregate of surrounding things or conditions.


1. Will central banks have to change their policy settings to suit a dramatically different economic environment?

2. He said he had been under stress due to the challenging environment he was working in.

3. So the virtual environment can be secured.

4. Teaching better driving skills in a safe and controlled environment is far preferable to using public roads.

5. It is also vital to protect the rural environment.

6. It's an environment for people to really go for it.

7. Metal contamination in the marine environment is a problem the world over, and this solution holds great promise.

8. But we respect the environment.

9. The report concluded:'The road is your natural environment.

10. They are vibrant and highly pressurised working environments.

11. The lack of a stable and secure environment.

12. Providing clarity of purpose and a working environment where people can give their best.

13. The practice of viewing art provides a concrete and safe environment to practice overcoming the critical distance.

14. You could say they were influenced by that environment.

15. This is going to be a different environment entirely.

16. The increasing popular interest in countryside environments tended to agree.

17. The global economic environment is much more positive.

18. It is primarily the external environment we are looking at and where we have raised concerns.

19. To respect our environment and its biological diversity.

20. They are masters of the marine environment.

21. They risked their lives in a hostile physical environment and triumphed over nature and savages.

22. The home environment is not necessarily healthier than the work environment.

23. Especially one for whom the classroom was not a natural environment.

24. What are the most important changes taking place in global environments to influence the patterns?

25. People had different expectations and the regulatory environment was different.

26. Now name three global businesses you think are actively working to protect the environment and promote human rights.

27. There is also a certain macho element that working in the weighing room environment tends to lend itself to.

28. I can't be a spokesman for the environment, because of things like that.

29. ‘I lived in hostile environments, surrounded by religious bigotry where no one understood me.’

30. ‘As one might expect, the environments in which farm animals are confined can also be significantly contaminated.’

31. ‘They have no respect for their environment, their surroundings and their neighbours.’

32. ‘So they're very rich environments in potential plants and animals that are going to be useful for human beings.’

33. ‘Can we think about people as actual, literal, ecological components of their environments?’

34. ‘They are non-polluting, and can be adapted to different cultural and ecological environments.’

35. ‘The plants were grown in soil in controlled environments at the plant density used in agricultural conditions.’

36. ‘The concept of instinct is an attempt to explain why some kinds of behaviour develop consistently in a given species across a wide range of environments.’

37. ‘Species were selected from a wide range of environments and evolutionary lineages.’

38. ‘Carbonaceous sediments were deposited over a wide range of environments.’

39. ‘Nitrate is a major form of nitrogen available to plants in many environments.’

40. ‘Acclimation may also be hidden if plants are grown under environments which lie at or beyond the limit of that species' acclimation capacity.’

41. ‘In alpine environments, plants may be exposed to high temperatures during the day, but may be subject to overnight lows near freezing.’

42. ‘On the other hand certain environments will exclude plant species because of the specific adaptations that are required to survive.’

43. ‘The architecture profession is experiencing tremendous pressure to change the ways it perceives and shapes the built environment.’

44. ‘environmentalists point out that the contamination of farmed salmon is so bad that the farms pollute the surrounding environment.’

45. ‘Neither really confronts other than tangentially how being a port distinctively shaped the urban environment and the urban experience.’

46. ‘The lipid membrane environment influences the conformational space explored by the peptide.’

47. ‘The depositional environment that preserved this fauna has been subject to widely different interpretations.’

48. ‘The simulations also show that the structure of the linker is strongly affected by its lipid environment.’

49. ‘It is all the more heartening when one considers that the learning environment is less than ideal.’

50. ‘Some fantastic things are happening in terms of learning in the workplace environment.’

51. ‘The fault may lie in domestic or school environments where negative situations may have arisen.’

52. ‘In 1976, the preservation of art environments was in its infancy.’

53. ‘If you put this into the context of the diving environment the prognosis is pretty poor.’

54. ‘Then I was in this blissful studio environment where you're completely unaware of what's going on.’

55. ‘She has over 20 years training experience in the customer service environment.’

56. ‘They fired one long-term employee and have been creating a hostile work environment.’

57. ‘But today's competitive healthcare environment has produced a new phenomenon: doctors fighting doctors.’

58. ‘Today's business environment has become more competitive and security conscious.’

59. ‘The main natural resources are fisheries and a marine environment conducive to tourism.’

60. ‘The windfall will see the creation of new classrooms and libraries to improve the learning environment for children.’

61. ‘"I want to ensure that all students are given a safe environment conducive to learning, " he says.’

62. ‘Our focus is to provide a safe environment for students on our campus.’

63. ‘How has the changing security environment affected your work?’

64. ‘Perioperative educators and managers are responsible for maintaining an environment conducive to implementing and improving professional standards of perioperative nursing.’

65. ‘But let's not forget that football is a very harsh, very competitive environment.’

66. ‘A number of researchers offer insights on supportive classroom environments and the use of technology in peer learning.’

67. ‘But it has regained confidence in the city's investment environment.’

68. ‘Such fine-scale layering and extensive continuity point to a quiescent environment of deposition for the iron formation.’

69. ‘On a side note, only one of the two real-time environments may be loaded at any one time.’

70. ‘Be sure you can recover your system before you start configuring these environment variables.’

71. ‘The install is not complete until a couple of environment variables are configured.’

72. ‘All you have to do is set the appropriate environment variable before running the application.’

73. ‘For just £7, the software can be downloaded from a website and the variety of background environments is endless.’

74. ‘I am involved in creating pesticides that are better for both humans and the environment.’

75. ‘So much sewage being pumped into the Thames is bad for the environment, bad for human health and bad for the image of the Thames.’

76. ‘Education and the environment are the key areas of interest for the bank, worldwide.’

77. ‘But he does have the power to stop the trials if there is evidence of harm to human health or the environment.’

78. ‘Only reverence can restrain violence - reverance for human life and the environment.’

79. ‘Why should the environment and natural resources in general be treated differently?’

80. ‘Will they put human health and the environment above chemical industry profits?’

81. ‘The single largest problem facing the environment is human overpopulation.’

82. ‘Deforestation is also a hallmark of the human impact on the environment.’

83. ‘There were angry warnings yesterday about potential damage to the environment and human health.’

84. ‘Anything that gets in the way, from human rights to the environment, is trampled underfoot.’

85. ‘Secondly, we may consider the effects of human action on the environment itself.’

86. ‘There are a lot of concerns over the safety of the environment and the natural food crops.’

87. ‘If they are really involved in social activities and the environment, there is no limit.’

88. ‘Never the less I was very keen to help her stop polluting the environment in the way that she did.’

89. ‘"The risk to human health was tiny, " said an environment department spokesman.’

90. ‘If this means a more active environment protection committee and a more responsive and caring council then so be it.’

91. ‘Background radiation is a feature of our environment on Earth extending back throughout geological time.’

92. ‘He is now urging the parliament's powerful environment committee to mount an investigation.’

93. ‘They do this because the environment lobby carries less clout that the vested interests of business.’

94. he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room

Other users have misspelling environment as:

1. enviroment 25.85%

2. enviorment 7.42%

3. enviornment 3.62%

4. environmen 3.15%

5. envierment 2.9%

6. envirment 2.1%

7. environement 1.96%

8. inviroment 1.88%

9. invironment 1.63%

10. Other 49.49%

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