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biosecurity

Line breaks: bio|secur¦ity
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌɪəʊsəˌkjʊərɪti
 
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Definition of biosecurity in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Procedures or measures designed to protect the population against harmful biological or biochemical substances.
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.

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