phytoremediation

[fahy-toh-ri-mee-dee-ey-shuhn]
noun
a process of decontaminating soil or water by using plants and trees to absorb or break down pollutants.
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phytoremediation (ˌfaɪtəʊrɪˌmiːdɪˈeɪʃən)
 
n
another name for bioremediation

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phytoremediation   (fī'tō-rĭ-mē'dē-ā'shən)  Pronunciation Key 
See under bioremediation.
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Phytoremediation systems also requires minimal capital investment.
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