Definition of biodegradable in English:

biodegradable

Syllabification: bi·o·de·grad·a·ble
Pronunciation: /ˌbīōdiˈgrādəbəl
 
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adjective

  • (Of a substance or object) capable of being decomposed by bacteria or other living organisms.
    More example sentences
    • If the consumer is involved in purchasing recyclable products, using biodegradable ingredients, points are added.
    • The vegetable wax is biodegradable, and no synthetic fragrances are added to the essential oils.
    • And what happened to the fashion fad for biodegradable packaging?

Derivatives

biodegradability

Pronunciation: /-ˌgrādəˈbilitē/
noun
More example sentences
  • Polymers DotCom has the following to say on the biodegradability of plastics.
  • But false claims of biodegradability in the past and a lack of a widely accepted and credible degradability standard have undercut the public's trust.
  • They are of benefit to wildlife as they ensure land is kept in a natural state and they adhere to sound ecological values like recycling and biodegradability.

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