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An ecologically ideal region or form of society, generally viewed as imaginary.
- ‘So maybe this is a reason to push for an Ecotopia, after all: Finally, we could get some real, public-health-oriented social engineering underway.’
- ‘I'm not looking for an ecotopia, I'm just curious how folks would do it.’
1975: from the title of a novel by Ernest Callenbach, originally denoting the Pacific coast of the US, from eco- ecological on the pattern of Utopia.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.