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British English: /ɪnˈvʌɪrənm(ə)nt/
, /ɛnˈvʌɪrənm(ə)nt/
American English: /ɪnˈvaɪrənmənt/

Translation of environment in German:


  • 1 (natural surroundings)the environment
    die Umwelt
    the Department of the Environment (British English)
    das Umweltministerium
  • 2
    (surrounding objects, region) Umgebung Fem.
    (surrounding circumstances)
    Umwelt Fem.
    Umfeld Neutr. (especially Psychology, Sociology)
    (social surroundings) Milieu Neutr.
    physical/working/metropolitan environment
    (Umwelt die, Arbeitswelt die, Großstadtmilieu das)
    home/family environment
    (häusliches Milieu, Familienverhältnisse) Pl.
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