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An example use of pollution in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… manufacturing the pollution comes from …”
Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change.
the word pollution occurs in english on average 6.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.