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witches'-besom

[wich-iz-bee-zuh m] /ˈwɪtʃ ɪzˌbi zəm/
noun, Plant Pathology
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70
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witches'-broom

/ˈwɪtʃˌbruːm/
noun
1.
a dense abnormal growth of shoots on a tree or other woody plant, usually caused by parasitic fungi of the genus Taphrina
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