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ecoterrorism, eco-terrorism (s) (noun); ecoterrorisms, eco-terrorisms (pl)
1. The threat to use violent acts that would harm the quality of the environment in order to blackmail a group or society: "Ecoterrorism also includes the actual carrying out of the threats."
2. The sabotage of the activities of individuals or corporations; such as, industrial companies, considered to be polluting or destroying the natural environment.
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