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organic

1. of, relating to, derived from, or characteristic of living plants and animals
2. of or relating to animal or plant constituents or products having a carbon basis
3. of or relating to one or more organs of an animal or plant
4. of, relating to, or belonging to the class of chemical compounds that are formed from carbon
5. of or relating to the essential constitutional laws regulating the government of a state

Organic

Forms that have a structure that perfectly fulfills their own functional requirements; intellectually integrated by a systematic connection and coordination of the parts to the whole.

organic

[ȯr′gan·ik]
(organic chemistry)
Of chemical compounds, based on carbon chains or rings and also containing hydrogen with or without oxygen, nitrogen, or other elements.

organic

Said of a material or compound derived from vegetable or animal life.
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Trace mineral nutrition for broiler chickens and prospects of application of organically complexed trace minerals: a review.
Our review indicates that there is currently no evidence to support the selection of organically over conventionally produced foods on the basis of nutritional superiority.
We now also have a 10,000 acre tract of organically certified land in China's interior that is used for ethical and sustainable wildcrafting.
A comparative study of composition and postharvest performance of organically and conventionally grown kiwifruits.
But the USDA proposal itself noted that, "No distinctions should be made between organically and non-organically produced products in terms of quality, appearance, or safety.
I think the question is not whether it's organically grown or labeled," he says.
That's a more specific question than, say, 'we need good leadership,'" Armstrong says, "It's more what are the specific things we need to do to grow organically.
Free Fall's organically rendered circular forms produce a relaxing, cheerful rhythm.
These are being grown under a variety of conditions to allow the team to compare factors such as taste and nutritional quality between vegetables which are grown organically and those which are grown using chemicals.
In response to the boom in organically grown foods, the University of Florida (UF) is one of the first universities in the nation to start a research and education center for organic agriculture.
APPLICATION: Organically tailored synthetic zeolites can be used to remove dissolved and colloidal substances (DCS) from white water in thermomechanical pulping.
The need for natural chemical defenses is particularly critical for organically grown produce, which is not otherwise defended by synthetic chemicals.