bioconversion

noun bio·con·ver·sion \ ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-kən-ˈvər-zhən , -shən \

Definition of bioconversion

: the conversion of organic materials (such as wastes) into an energy source (such as methane) by processes (such as fermentation) involving living organisms

First Known Use of bioconversion

1952

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