Definition of agroterrorism in English:

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agroterrorism

Pronunciation: /ˌaɡrōˈterəˌrizəm/

noun

Terrorist acts intended to disrupt or damage a country’s agriculture, especially the use of a biological agent against crops or livestock.
Example sentences
  • Our best defense against agroterrorism is not creation of a new payroll of food inspectors.
  • Lane emphasizes that building partnerships is key to agroterrorism prevention across the Midwest.
  • He emphasized the importance of veterinary and public health roles in preventing and responding to agroterrorism and bioterrorism.

Derivatives

agroterrorist

noun

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Syllabification: ag·ro·ter·ror·ism

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