Definition of chemical-free in English:

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1(Of farming or cultivation) not involving the use of artificial chemicals, especially pesticides or fertilizers: a sustainable, chemical-free, grass-based livestock operation
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  • Our collective choices determine whether small farmers will survive and whether chemical-free farming will succeed.
  • If you want to encourage wildlife, you must practice chemical-free gardening - weed killers are out.
  • It received organic certification in its first season because by that point the farm had already been chemical-free for three years, since 1997.
1.1(Of a product, especially food or drink) free from or produced without the use of artificial chemicals: we use fresh vegetables and chemical-free poultry in our dishes
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  • Clean your bedsheets, especially your pillowcase, weekly with mild, chemical-free detergent.
  • In California, a company is now selling chemical-free bottled water specifically designed for pets.
  • Unable to locate organic pork for the dinner, she has commissioned a staff member to raise a pig on chemical-free kitchen scraps from the Resort.
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