chemical pesticide

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English-Chinese Dictionary of Agriculture (英汉农业大词典). 2013.

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  • Pesticide use in the United States — is predominately by the agricultural sector.Kellogg RL, Nehring R, Grube A, Goss DW, and Plotkin S (February 2000), [http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/Technical/land/pubs/eip pap.html Environmental indicators of pesticide leaching and runoff from farm… …   Wikipedia

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  • pesticide — UK US /ˈpestɪsaɪd/ noun [C] ENVIRONMENT, PRODUCTION ► a chemical substance used to kill organisms that are not wanted, such as harmful insects or small animals: »Environmentalists called for cuts in pesticide use. → Compare AGROCHEMICAL(Cf.… …   Financial and business terms

  • pesticide — [pes′tə sīd΄] n. [< PEST + CIDE] any chemical used for killing insects, weeds, etc. pesticidal adj …   English World dictionary

  • Pesticide formulation — The biological activity of a pesticide, be it chemical or biological in nature, is determined by its active ingredient (AI also called the active substance ). Pesticide products very rarely consist of pure technical material. The AI is usually… …   Wikipedia

  • pesticide — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ chemical, synthetic ▪ the threat to human health from chemical pesticides in our food ▪ organic ▪ agricultural ▪ dangerous …   Collocations dictionary

  • pesticide — 01. They use a lot of [pesticide] on their fruit trees, so I don t want to eat their apples. 02. You should wash your fruits and vegetables well before eating them to remove any [pesticides] that may still be on them. 03. The government is… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • Pesticide — Épandage aérien de pesticides. Ce mode d épandage est celui qui est le plus susceptible de polluer l air. Il est peu utilisé en Europe, mais fréquent aux États Unis. Un pesticide est une substance émise dans une culture pour lutter contre des… …   Wikipédia en Français

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