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stem rot

noun, Plant Pathology
1.
a symptom or phase of many diseases of plants, characterized by decay of the stem tissues.
2.
any disease so characterized.
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  • Brown stem rot resistant parents will be used in crosses, but no screening program will be established.
  • These diseases include stem rot, stem and stalk rots, and foliar diseases.

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