Simple Definition of biological control
: a method of controlling harmful insects, diseases, etc., in an environment (such as a garden or a lawn) by using other insects or natural substances
: an insect or a natural substance that is used to control control harmful insects, diseases, etc.
Full Definition of biological control
1 : the reduction in numbers or elimination of pest organisms by interference with their ecology (as by the introduction of parasites or diseases)
2 : an agent used in biological control
Examples of biological control
She practices biological control in her gardening.
She uses biological controls in her garden.
First Known Use of biological control
Medical Definition of biological control
: reduction in numbers or elimination of pest organisms by interference with their ecology (as by the introduction of parasites or diseases)
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