bioremediation

Definitions of bioremediation
  1. noun
    the branch of biotechnology that uses biological process to overcome environmental problems
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    type of:
    biotech, biotechnology
    the branch of molecular biology that studies the use of microorganisms to perform specific industrial processes
  2. noun
    the act of treating waste or pollutants by the use of microorganisms (as bacteria) that can break down the undesirable substances
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    type of:
    handling, treatment
    the management of someone or something
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