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- n. Plural form of hyperaccumulator.
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Using hyperaccumulators, or plants that naturally can extract and store heavy metals, they were able to gather scientific data on the viability of using plants to clean up polluted soil.
The molecule does, however, allow this group of plants, called metal hyperaccumulators, to store high levels of metal in their tissues, rendering them pathogen resistant.
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