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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The management of pests by interference with their ecological status, as by introducing a natural enemy or a pathogen into the environment.

Usage examples (34)
  • A useful approach to the biocontrol of cassava pathogens.
  • A useful approach to the biocontrol of cassava pathogens. 10.
  • Research on the biocontrol of cassava pathogens was initiated at CIAT in 1975.
  • That was one of the lessons on biocontrol that was learned the hard way, I suppose. for more
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