Definition of noise pollution
: annoying or harmful noise (as of automobiles or jet airplanes) in an environment
Examples of noise pollution in a sentence
The airport has made changes to decrease noise pollution.
First Known Use of noise pollution
NOISE POLLUTION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of noise pollution for English Language Learners
: loud or unpleasant noise that is caused by automobiles, airplanes, etc., and that is harmful or annoying to the people who can hear it
Medical Definition of noise pollution
: environmental pollution consisting of annoying or harmful noise (as of automobiles or jet airplanes)—called also sound pollution
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