Dictionary.com

biocontrol

[ bahy-oh-kuhn-trohl ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊ kənˈtroʊl /
Save This Word!

noun

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON “ITS” VS. “IT’S”!

Apostrophes can be tricky; prove you know the difference between it’s and its in this crafty quiz!
Question 1 of 12
On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.

Origin of biocontrol

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Scientific definitions for biocontrol

biocontrol
[ bī′ō-kən-trōl ]

See biological control.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary Copyright © 2011. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Hate Typos? Get Grammar Coach