"entomopathogen" meaning in All languages combined

Noun [English]

Forms: entomopathogens [plural]
  1. Anything that is pathogenic to insects. Non-topical categories: English countable nouns, English lemmas, English nouns, English terms with quotations, English words prefixed with entomo-
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Derived forms: entomopathogenic

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  "etymology-text": "entomo- +‎ pathogen",
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    {
      "form": "entomopathogens",
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        {
          "ref": "2001, E. Wajnberg, Evaluating Indirect Ecological Effects of Biological Control, page 81",
          "text": "For the most part, entomopathogens have been developed as microbial insecticides for inundative augmentation, although there remains great potential in using them with inoculative augmentation, classical and conservation approaches."
        }
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        "Anything that is pathogenic to insects."
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