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biosecurity

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈbaɪəʊsɪˌkjʊərəti/ US   /ˌbaɪəʊsɪˈkjʊərəti/
actions that are taken to prevent damage from biological threats: The government is considering biosecurity measures to prevent the spread of bird flu.
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