Sustainable meaning

sə-stānə-bəl
The definition of sustainable is something that can be continued or a practice that maintains a condition without harming the environment.

An example of sustainable is the practice of reduce, reuse and recycle.

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Capable of being continued with minimal long-term effect on the environment.

Sustainable agriculture.

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Able to be sustained.
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Able to be produced or sustained for an indefinite period without damaging the environment, or without depleting a resource; renewable.
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Capable of being sustained.
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Capable of being sustained.
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Origin of sustainable

  • sustain +"Ž -able

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