Glossary

This section contains definitions that will help you understand technical and environmental terms used throughout this site as well as in the links provided. Use the index below to help you navigate through the terms. The definitions below have been compiled through numerous governmental and non-governmental sources.

Index of definitions: Definitions starting with the numbers 0-9  Definitions starting with the letter A  Definitions starting with the letter B  Definitions starting with the letter C  Definitions starting with the letter D  Definitions starting with the letter E  Definitions starting with the letter F  Definitions starting with the letter G  Definitions starting with the letter H  Definitions starting with the letter I  Definitions starting with the letter J Definitions starting with the letter K  Definitions starting with the letter L  Definitions starting with the letter M  Definitions starting with the letter N  Definitions starting with the letter O  Definitions starting with the letter P  Definitions starting with the letter Q Definitions starting with the letter R  Definitions starting with the letter S  Definitions starting with the letter T  Definitions starting with the letter U  Definitions starting with the letter V  Definitions starting with the letter W  Definitions starting with the letter X Definitions starting with the letter Y Definitions starting with the letter Z

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A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

K

L

M

N

O

P

R

S

T

U

V

W