deep ecology

noun

Definition of deep ecology

: a movement or a body of concepts that considers humans no more important than other species and that advocates a corresponding radical readjustment of the relationships between humans and nature

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deep ecologist noun

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1972, in the meaning defined above

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“Deep ecology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deep%20ecology. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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