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Preferred Term:

biological resistance

Definition:
The natural or genetic ability of an organism to avoid or repel attack by biotic agents (pathogens, pests, parasites, etc.) or to withstand the effects of abiotic agents (chemicals, pesticides, salt, wind, heavy metals, etc).
Concept Schemes:
NALT Core
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt
Entry Terms:
  • biocide resistance
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/114
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