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pests
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
A general term for organisms which may cause illness or damage to humans or to crops, livestock, or materials important to humans.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/839.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/839
Used For
vermin
Broader Term
organisms
Narrower Term
arthropod pests
forest pests
household pests
invasive species
marine borers
parasites
pest vectors
plant pests
storage pests
sunn pests
vertebrate pests
weeds
Related Term
biological pest control
chemosterilants
disease and pest management
integrated pest management
Spanish
plagas
Term Number
839