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environment (n.)

c. 1600, "state of being environed" (see environ (v.) + -ment); sense of "the aggregate of the conditions in which a person or thing lives" is by 1827 (used by Carlyle to render German Umgebung); specialized ecology sense first recorded 1956.

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Definitions of environment from WordNet

environment (n.)
the totality of surrounding conditions;
he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room
environment (n.)
the area in which something exists or lives;
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