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sustainable use
(English) The use of components of biological diversity in a way and at a rate that does not lead to the long-term decline of biological diversity, thereby maintaining its potential to meet the needs and aspirations of present and future generations. (See also: biological diversity)
uso sustentado
(Portuguese) O uso dos componentes da diversidade biológica de maneira e a uma taxa que não leve áo seu declínio, mantendo assim o potencial de preencher as necessidades e aspirações das gerações presentes e futuras. (See also: biological diversity)

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