phytoremediation

[fahy-toh-ri-mee-dee-ey-shuh n]

noun

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

noun

another name for bioremediation
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phytoremediation in Science

phytoremediation

[fī′tō-rĭ-mē′dē-āshən]

See under bioremediation.
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