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BOD

Abbreviation for biochemical oxygen demand.
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BOD

abbr.
1. biochemical oxygen demand
2. board of directors
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BOD

Abbreviation for:
bacterial oxygen demand
Bcl-2-related Ovarian Death gene (Bim)
biochemical oxygen demand
biological oxygen demand
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BOD

See BIOCHEMICAL OXYGEN DEMAND.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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