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- Agriculture : The process of producing food, feed, fiber and other goods by the systematic raising of plants and animals.
- Beetle : Beetles are insects that have elytra, which are modified fore wings that are hard and shell-like and protect the hind wings.
- Bee : Flying insects of the order hymenoptera, closely related to wasps and ants.
- Chemical engineering : a branch of engineering that uses chemistry, biology, physics, and math to solve problems involving fuel, drugs, food, and many other products
- Cholinesterase inhibitor : Chemicals that block the action of the enzyme cholinesterase, which breaks down the neurotransmitter acetylcholine; continuous presence of acetylcholine causes continuous muscle contraction
- Cotton : Crop widely used for production of clothing fabric.
- France : Western European republic (population c. 64.1 million; capital Paris) extending across Europe from the English Channel in the north-west to the Mediterranean in the south-east; bounded by Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Andorra and Spain; founding member of the European Union. Colonial power in Southeast Asia until 1954.
- Imidacloprid : A chloronicotinyl insecticide that acts on the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor.
- Insect : One of numerous small arthropod animals with six legs, an exoskeleton that grows by molting, and oftentimes wings.
- Maize : Cereal grain domesticated in Mesoamerica and subsequently spread throughout the world, and one of the most widely grown crops in the Americas.
- Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine : Award conferred once a year since 1901 by the Swedish Karolinska Institute, for physiology or medicine.
- Pollinator decline : The reduction in abundance of pollinators in many ecosystems worldwide.
- South Carolina : A State in the South-eastern USA.