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polluted

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpollutedpol‧lut‧ed /pəˈluːtɪd/ adjective  dangerously dirty and not suitable for people to use one of the most polluted areas in the worldpolluted air/water/rivers etc The project’s aim is to clean up polluted land.heavily/seriously/severely polluted The lake is seriously polluted.see thesaurus at dirty
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pollutedThe flame of Asuryan would not suffer his polluted body to pass through it.Sometimes there were sandy heaths which looked like parts of Surrey and sometimes massive, sulphurous and heavily polluted industrial plants.The polluted landscape, and the heat in which it languishes, are important to the novel.Sayers said that if he's elected his administration will make a priority of cleaning up the region's polluted rivers.DoE might be prepared to provide money for the initial cost of investigating polluted sites.Central London is the most polluted spot in Britain.The polluted streets are crowded by people with pasty faces, running noses, rheumy eyes and strange, jerking motions.The Humber estuary has been identified in several recent studies as one of the most polluted stretches of North Sea coast.The fresh air made a welcome change from the polluted Victorian London atmosphere.This enables them to survive in very polluted waters with low levels of oxygen.The air was heavily polluted with exhaust fumes.Large parts of the Mediterranean are still polluted with toxic waste.heavily/seriously/severely pollutedThere was little information on the health of people living in that area, which had been known to be heavily polluted.Water in the area is severely polluted.The city is being severely polluted by an array of emission-releasing industries, an oil refinery and three million cars.The river is already heavily polluted by chemical and metallurgical industries.Sometimes there were sandy heaths which looked like parts of Surrey and sometimes massive, sulphurous and heavily polluted industrial plants.In general, in the authority's industrialized areas the emphasis in pollution control is on cleaning up heavily polluted rivers.
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