Definition of biopharming in English:

biopharming

Line breaks: bio|pharm¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌɪəʊfɑːmɪŋ
 
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noun

[mass noun]
another term for pharming (sense 1). biopharming is a potential new industry at the boundary between medicine and food
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  • Last autumn, the issue came to a head when food manufacturers made public their concerns about food crops being used for biopharming.
  • Corn, which is wind pollinated and therefore spreads its traits easily, is the crop of choice for biopharming.
  • She notes that the drugs that biopharming promises to deliver can be gotten through other means.

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