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environmental protection

[in¦vī·ərn¦ment·əl prə′tek·shən]
(engineering)
The protection of humans and equipment against stresses of climate and other elements of the environment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Int'l Conference on Energy and Environmental Protection (2012: Hohhot, China) Ed.
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