wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup
Wordswarms From Years Past


13-Letter Words
12-Letter Words
11-Letter Words
10-Letter Words
9-Letter Words
8-Letter Words
7-Letter Words
6-Letter Words
5-Letter Words
4-Letter Words
3-Letter Words


Adjacent Words

Coniferophytina
Coniferopsida
Coniferous
coniferous tree
Coniform
coniine
Conilurus
conima
conimene
Conine
Coningham
Coniogramme
Coniogramme japonica
Coniroster
Conirostral
Conirostres
Conisor
Conistra
Conite
Conium
Conium maculatum
conj
Conject
Conjector
Conjecturable
Conjectural
Conjecturalist

Coniothyrium diplodiella definitions

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Rot Rot, n. 1. Process of rotting; decay; putrefaction. 2. (Bot.) A disease or decay in fruits, leaves, or wood, supposed to be caused by minute fungi. See Bitter rot, Black rot, etc., below. 3. [Cf. G. rotz glanders.] A fatal distemper which attacks sheep and sometimes other animals. It is due to the presence of a parasitic worm in the liver or gall bladder. See 1st Fluke, 2. His cattle must of rot and murrain die. --Milton. Bitter rot (Bot.), a disease of apples, caused by the fungus Gl[ae]osporium fructigenum. --F. L. Scribner. Black rot (Bot.), a disease of grapevines, attacking the leaves and fruit, caused by the fungus L[ae]stadia Bidwellii. --F. L. Scribner. Dry rot (Bot.) See under Dry. Grinder's rot (Med.) See under Grinder. Potato rot. (Bot.) See under Potato. White rot (Bot.), a disease of grapes, first appearing in whitish pustules on the fruit, caused by the fungus Coniothyrium diplodiella. --F. L. Scribner.



comments powered by Disqus

Wordswarm.net: Look up a word or phrase

 


wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup