Definition of noise pollution in English:

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noise pollution


Harmful or annoying levels of noise, as from airplanes, industry, etc.
Example sentences
  • They have come up with a means to combat this noise pollution.
  • There are no milling crowds here and noise pollution is almost absent when compared to levels in the city.
  • He blames the decline in beluga populations on various pressures on the environment, such as noise pollution from planes and boats.

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Syllabification: noise pol·lu·tion

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