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[teyk-awl] /ˈteɪkˌɔl/
noun, Plant Pathology
1.
a disease of wheat, rye, barley and oats, characterized by the blackening and decaying of the base of the stems, caused by a fungus, Ophiobolus graminis.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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  • Most electoral-vote results became winner-take-all outcomes, which they remain.

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