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Insect of the suborder Homoptera, family Delphacidae, which feeds by sucking sap from veins in leaves and stems. More stout and slow-moving than...

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See:National Plant Protection Organization and Regional Plant Protection Organization

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a place where primarily trees are grown for scientific and educational purposes_____Source: Dictionary of Forestry (1998) published by the Society of...

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The transfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma by agents such as wind or insects. Self-pollination occurs when a flower is pollinated by its...

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See also: Monogenic; OligogenicGoverned by several or many genes.

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the aggregate of changes that occur during the life of a population

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See also: FastingFasting of a test vector after acquisition feeding and before inoculation feeding. (BSPP)

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The probability p1 of an event at the outset of an experiment might be modified to p2 in light of experimental evidence. The posterior probability p2...

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ppb

One part in 1,000,000,000 parts. In pesticide formulations or residues, the number of parts of toxicant per billion parts of the substance in...

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See also: CarnivoreAn organism that lives by preying on animals (prey); often used in biological control programs to suppress pest populations.