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Dictionaries, Glossaries, and Terminology

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Air Quality (2)
Emergency Planning (2)
Energy (1)
Hazardous Materials (2)
Natural Resources Management (3)
Safety and Health (1)
Water and Wastewater (3)

Resources
View Resource A-Z Index

Index of all EPA science topics.

http://www.epa.gov/epahome/quickfinder.htm
View Resource Acronym Glossary

ChemicalSpill.org provides full wording for acronyms related to chemical spills.

http://chemicalspill.org/glossary1.html
View Resource Acronyms & Glossary of Terms Relating to Oil Pollution Prevention

Environmental Protection Agency Region 6 provides 'owners and operators of facilities that must comply with the Oil Pollution Prevention regulations, under Title 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)...

http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyNET.exe/9101FNK5.TXT?ZyActionD=Zy...
View Resource Agricultural and Environmental Biotechnology Annotated Dictionary

Through Virginia Tech, Susan Allender-Hagedorn & Charles Hagedorn provide a glossary of terms including some abbreviations and acronyms.

http://filebox.vt.edu/cals/cses/chagedor/glossary.html
View Resource Agriculture Thesaurus and Glossary

The Thesaurus and Glossary are online vocabulary tools of agricultural terms in English and Spanish and are cooperatively produced by the National Agricultural Library, USDA, and the Inter-American...

http://agclass.nal.usda.gov/agt.shtml
View Resource Alternative Fuels Glossary of Terms

Use this comprehensive glossary to define terms commonly used in the alternative fuels and advanced vehicles industry.

http://www.afdc.energy.gov/afdc/glossary.html
View Resource Biocriteria Glossary

The United States Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water provides definitions for terms relating to evaluating the quality of water for sustaining living organisms.

http://ofmpub.epa.gov/sor_internet/registry/termreg/searchan...
View Resource CANSIS Canadian Environmental Glossary

The Canadian Soil Information System Eastern Cereal & Oilseed Research Center provides definitions of environmental terms including acronyms and French words.

http://sis.agr.gc.ca/cansis/glossary/
View Resource Community-Based Air Toxics Projects: Glossary

List of terms relating to toxins in the air.

http://www.epa.gov/air/toxicair/community/glossary.html
View Resource Congressional Glossary

Explanations of terms used in Congress.

http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/congress/congress-glossary...
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