biodiversity credit

biodiversity credit
/ˌbaɪoʊdəvɜsəti ˈkrɛdət/ (say .buyohduhversuhtee 'kreduht)

a unit of value of a piece of land in terms of its conservation significance, used in a biobanking system.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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