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Pest control

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Pest control refers to the regulation or management of a species defined as a pest, usually because it is perceived to be detrimental to a person's health, the ecology or the economy. (Wikipedia)

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Control methods
Insect control
Mite control
Mollusc control
Weed control
Biological control
Disease control
Pest control equipment
Pest management
Plant protection
Thermal control

This term is used for the following terms: 
Pest eradication

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