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twig blight

noun, Plant Pathology
1.
blight affecting the twigs of a plant.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism
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Examples for twig blight
  • The second juniper sample submitted also had the same twig blight.
  • Anthracnose may also be expressed as a twig blight, when the fungus grows from infected leaves and into the twigs.

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