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"biomass" in British English

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biomassnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbaɪ.əʊˌmæs/  us   /ˈbaɪ.oʊˌmæs/ specialized
(Definition of biomass from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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biomassnoun [U]

 /ˈbɑɪ·oʊˌmæs/
  • biomass noun [U] (FUEL)

biology dead plant and animal material suitable for using as fuel
  • biomass noun [U] (ORGANISMS)

biology the total amount of living things in a particular area
(Definition of biomass from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"biomass" in Business English

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biomassnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈbaɪəʊˌmæs/
NATURAL RESOURCES dead plant or animal material that can be used to make fuel or energy: New technologies extract more energy from each pound of biomass.
(Definition of biomass from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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