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endangered

Line breaks: en|dan¦gered
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdeɪndʒəd
 
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Definition of endangered in English:

adjective

(Of a species) seriously at risk of extinction: legislation to protect endangered species elephants are acutely endangered in East Africa
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  • 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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