phytoremediation

[ fahy-toh-ri-mee-dee-ey-shuhn ]

noun
  1. a process of decontaminating soil or water by using plants and trees to absorb or break down pollutants.

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British Dictionary definitions for phytoremediation

phytoremediation

/ (ˌfaɪtəʊrɪˌmiːdɪˈeɪʃən) /


noun
  1. another name for bioremediation

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Scientific definitions for phytoremediation

phytoremediation

[ fī′tō-rĭ-mē′dē-āshən ]


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