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water use efficiency
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
A characteristic of plants which is measured by the amount of dry matter or harvestable product produced per unit of water used by the plant.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/58615.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/58615
Used For
precipitation use efficiency
WUE (water use efficiency)
Broader Term
plant-water relations
Related Term
crop coefficient
water requirement
Spanish
eficacia en el uso del agua
Term Number
58615