blossomend rot

blossom-end rot

[blos-uhm end]
noun Plant Pathology.
a disease of tomato and pepper caused by a deficiency of calcium, characterized by decay at the blossom end of the fruit.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To blossomend rot
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: blossom-end rot
Next Definition: blossomless
Words Near: blossomend rot
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for blossomend rot
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing blossomend rot
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature