What is Meant by Term Sericulture? - Science

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Solution

Sericulture: Sericulture refers to the rearing of silkworms to obtain silk.

Concept: Animal Fibres: Wool
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Chapter 3: Fibre to Fabric - Exercises [Page 32]

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NCERT Science Class 7
Chapter 3 Fibre to Fabric
Exercises | Q 4.3 | Page 32

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