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08:32 Jul 6, 2007
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Japanese to English translations [PRO]
Japanese term or phrase: 化学投入剤
I have 農薬 as agrochemicals; what would be the right term for 化学投入剤? It's used in agriculture.
Thanks in advance.
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4Chemical Spray
Ruth Sato
2(toxic) chemical releasing pesticide
V N Ganesh
2chemical input

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chemical input

Titre du document / Document title
Effect of cropping and low-chemical input systems on soil phosphorus fractions

    Reference: http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110003710686/en/
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(toxic) chemical releasing pesticide

Pesticides form an important part of general synthetic chemical release into the environment. Three recent papers on chemical fate paint an alarming picture ...
www.pan-uk.org/pestnews/Contents/pn42.htm - 17k

V N Ganesh
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neutral  cinefil: Please do not forget 'chemical fertilizer'
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Chemical Spray

It really depends on how the chemicals are used, for example, sprayed, injected, pumped, etc to figure out the best translation for this. If you could put some more of the translation up, I might be able to give a more accurate answer. In the U.S., agricultural chemicals are usually sprayed, so this is why I chose my answer.

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