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biosecurity Syllabification: bi·o·se·cur·i·ty
Pronunciation: /ˌbīōsəˈkyo͝orədē/

Definition of biosecurity in English:


[often as modifier]
Procedures intended to protect humans or animals against disease or harmful biological agents: biosecurity risks
More example sentences
  • Vets have the responsibility of ensuring that we look after the animal welfare, biosecurity, and food safety of this nation.
  • Officials would also have to be satisfied that all necessary biosecurity procedures were in place to prevent any risk of spreading the disease.
  • Successful biosecurity plans manage the risk of disease transmission.

Words that rhyme with biosecurity

cybersecurity, futurity, immaturity, impurity, maturity, obscurity, purity, security, surety
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