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herbicide resistance

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.
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  • resistance to herbicides
  • herbicide tolerance
  • herbicide sensitivity
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