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

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Recent Examples on the Web Watkins wrote two brilliant books before this — the otherworldly good story collection Battleborn and a terrifying enviro-novel, Gold Fame Citrus — but this is the work that should put her on the map. Hillary Kelly, Vulture, 15 Dec. 2021 In a bad way, a very bad way, the Huntington Beach oil spill is the enviro-disaster equivalent of the giant panda. Los Angeles Times, 12 Oct. 2021 The foot soldiers of enviro-imperialism are confident in the righteousness of their cause. The Editors, National Review, 20 July 2021 Watch enviro-films and join discussions during EarthX 2021 events. Los Angeles Times, 15 Apr. 2021 But Baker just gave enviros a reason to celebrate — and to join him at a press conference. Jon Chesto, BostonGlobe.com, 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, 14 Mar. 2018 By putting his boot on the neck of China, NAFTA, enviros, immigrant labor, liberal elites, etc. Michelle Cottle, The Atlantic, 31 July 2017 Enviros who also don’t walk the walk but enjoy their AC, Labrador, hamburgers etc. Jon Caldara, The Denver Post, 9 June 2017 See More

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First Known Use of enviro

1987, in the meaning defined above

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“Enviro.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enviro. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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