en·​vi·​ro | \ in-ˈvī-rō How to pronounce enviro (audio) \
plural enviros

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Recent Examples on the Web Watch enviro-films and join discussions during EarthX 2021 events. Los Angeles Times, "8 ways to get active on Earth Day," 15 Apr. 2021 But Baker just gave enviros a reason to celebrate — and to join him at a press conference. Jon Chesto, BostonGlobe.com, "Governor Baker backs bill requiring energy efficiency grades for homes," 3 Apr. 2018 Curiously absent, as noticed by enviros, is the lack of revenue expected from a cap-and-trade program to cut greenhouse-gas emissions. Newsweek, "Analysis," 14 Mar. 2018 By putting his boot on the neck of China, NAFTA, enviros, immigrant labor, liberal elites, etc. Michelle Cottle, The Atlantic, "Democrats Pitch a Kinder, Gentler Populism," 31 July 2017 Enviros who also don’t walk the walk but enjoy their AC, Labrador, hamburgers etc. Jon Caldara, The Denver Post, "Which enviros not to take seriously," 9 June 2017

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First Known Use of enviro

1987, in the meaning defined above

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28 Apr 2021

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“Enviro.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enviro. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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