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nondegradable Syllabification: non·de·grad·a·ble
Pronunciation: /ˌnändiˈɡrādəbəl/

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Definition of nondegradable in English:


Not biodegradable or subject to decomposition: nondegradable waste that ends up in the water
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  • Such nondegradable pollutants not only accumulate but are often "biologically magnified" as they move along food chains.
  • The nondegradable pollutants just accumulate along the river, as expressed by equation 2c.
  • Several communities throughout the United States, including San Francisco, have banned nondegradable shopping bags to encourage shoppers to use their own eco-friendly bags.

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