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phytoremediation

[fahy-toh-ri-mee-dee-ey-shuh n] /ˌfaɪ toʊ rɪˌmi diˈeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
a process of decontaminating soil or water by using plants and trees to absorb or break down pollutants.
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  • phytoremediation systems also requires minimal capital investment.
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phytoremediation

/ˌfaɪtəʊrɪˌmiːdɪˈeɪʃən/
noun
1.
another name for bioremediation
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phytoremediation in Science
phytoremediation
  (fī'tō-rĭ-mē'dē-ā'shən)   
See under bioremediation.
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