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endangered

Syllabification: en·dan·gered
Pronunciation: /inˈdānjərd
 
, enˈdānjərd
 
/

Definition of endangered in English:

adjective

(Of a species) seriously at risk of extinction.
Example sentences
  • Magnolia stellata is an endangered tree species endemic to the Tokai region of central Japan.
  • For more on conservation and endangered species, visit Animals on the Edge
  • Many people believe it is right to try to protect endangered species from extinction.

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