Associations to the word «Biomass»


BIOMASS, noun. The total mass of a living thing or part thereof, such as a cell.
BIOMASS, noun. The total mass of all living things within a specific area, habitat etc.
BIOMASS, noun. Vegetation used as a fuel, or source of energy, especially if cultivated for that purpose.

Dictionary definition

BIOMASS, noun. Plant materials and animal waste used as fuel.
BIOMASS, noun. The total mass of living matter in a given unit area.

Wise words

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