Definition of 'greenhouse effect'
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How does the greenhouse effect result in global warming? An Introduction to Community Health (1995)That is why the greenhouse effect is a cause for alarm. The Crisis of Life on Earth - our legacy from the second millenium (1990)If you take out the greenhouse effect, the takeoff in warming since the 1970s largely disappears. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'greenhouse effect'
British English: greenhouse effect NOUN
the greenhouse effect The greenhouse effect is the problem caused by increased quantities of gases such as carbon dioxide in the air. These gases trap the heat from the sun, and cause a gradual rise in the temperature of the Earth's atmosphere.
...gases that contribute to the greenhouse effect.
Definition of greenhouse effect from the Collins English Dictionary
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