stripe-smut

stripe smut

noun Plant Pathology.
a disease of grasses, characterized by stripes of black spores on the leaves, caused by any of several smut fungi of the genera Urocystis and Ustilago.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To stripe-smut
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: stripe-rust
Next Definition: striped
Words Near: stripe-smut
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for stripe-smut
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing stripe-smut
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