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herbicide resistance
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The ability of a plant to survive, grow and complete its normal life cycle after exposure to the application rate typically used in agricultural systems. The resistance may be due to natural processes or by genetic engineering.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/45188.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/45188
Used For
herbicide sensitivity
herbicide tolerance
resistance to herbicides
Broader Term
pesticide resistance
Narrower Term
glufosinate resistance
glyphosate resistance
Related Term
herbicide-resistant weeds
herbicide safeners
phosphinothricin acetyltransferase
weed science
Spanish
resistencia a herbicidas
Term Number
45188