What does the word environment mean?

Usage examples for environment

  1. 6. What may education and environment hope to accomplish? – Parent and Child Vol. III., Child Study and Training by Mosiah Hall
  2. Those of its medium or environment. – Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I by Herbert Spencer
  3. If any social event can prove the influence of environment, is it not this? – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac