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1. (of economic development, energy sources, etc.) capable of being maintained at a steady level without exhausting natural resources or causing severe ecological damage
2. (of economic growth) non-inflationary
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Being able to meet the needs of present generations without compromising the needs of future generations. To be truly sustainable, a human community must not decrease biodiversity, must not consume resources faster than they are renewed, must recycle and reuse virtually all materials, and must rely primarily on resources in its own region.
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