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pesticide
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
pesticide /'pestisaid/
  • danh từ
    • thuốc trừ vật hại (sâu chuột làm hại hoa màu)
Concise Dictionary
pesticides'pestɪsaɪd
noun
+a chemical used to kill pests (as rodents or insects)
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[C, U] a chemical used for killing pests, especially insects: vegetables grown without the use of pesticides + crops sprayed with pesticide
See also - HERBICIDE, INSECTICIDE
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

chemical | dangerous, hazardous | approved | banned, unapproved

QUANT.

level
It is claimed that current levels of pesticide do not pose a threat to health.
| trace
Traces of pesticide in the water were ten times above permissible levels.

PESTICIDE + NOUN

use | levels | residues | contamination, pollution
tests for pesticide contamination in food
| poisoning | spray

PHRASES

the use of pesticide



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