ecocide

noun eco·cide \ ˈē-kə-ˌsīd , ˈe- , -(ˌ)kō- \

Definition of ecocide

: the destruction of large areas of the natural environment as a consequence of human activity action

ecocidal

play \ˌē-kə-ˈsī-dᵊl, ˌe-, -(ˌ)kō-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of ecocide

eco- + -cide


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