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(English) Storage of a chemical within a living organism at concentrations higher than found in the surrounding environment. (See also: toxin, Environmental Impact Assessment, bioconcentration)
(French) Accumulation d'un produit chimique dans un organisme vivant o√Ļ il est trouv√© √† des concentrations plus √©lev√©es que celles de son environnement imm√©diat. (See also: toxin, Environmental Impact Assessment, bioconcentration)
(Portuguese) Acumula√ß√£o dum qualquer produto qu√≠mico num organismo vivo em concentra√ß√Ķes mais elevadas do que as encontradas no seu Meio. (See also: toxin, Environmental Impact Assessment, bioconcentration)

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