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blossom-end rot

[blos-uh m end] /ˈblɒs əm ˌɛnd/
noun, Plant Pathology
1.
a disease of tomato and pepper caused by a deficiency of calcium, characterized by decay at the blossom end of the fruit.
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  • Experiments have shown pretty clearly that sunscald, blossom-end rot and cracking are worse on trained plants.

    The Tomato Paul Work

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