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ecotourism

e·co·tour·ism

ecotourism

 
pronunciation:
i ko tur I zm
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part of speech: noun
definition: recreational travel to areas of natural or ecological interest carried out in a manner that respects the visited environment.
derivation: ecotourist (n.)
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The word ecotourism contains the following part:
eco Greek root that means habitat, environment