powdery

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woody creeping parasite of western North America having numerous thick powdery leaves and panicles of small dull-white flowers bastard toadflax , Comandra pallida
powdery coating on some fruits, newly minted coins bloom
powdery deposit on a surface bloom , efflorescence
class of fungi in which the fruiting body is a perithecium; includes powdery mildews and ergot and Neurospora class Pyrenomycetes , Pyrenomycetes
powdery remains of chocolate liquor after cocoa butter is removed; used in baking and in low fat and low calorie recipes and as a flavoring for ice cream cocoa powder
fine powdery material such as dry earth or pollen that can be blown about in the air dust
family of fungi parasitic mostly on leaves; includes powdery mildews Erysiphaceae , family Erysiphaceae
genus of powdery mildews Erysiphe , genus Erysiphe
powdery texture, having a farinaceous
fine powdery foodstuff obtained by grinding and sifting the meal of a cereal grain flour
terrestrial tropical ferns having fronds with powdery yellowish or white undersides; sometimes placed in family Polypodiaceae or Adiantaceae genus Pityrogramma , Pityrogramma
scalelike plant-eating insect coated with a powdery waxy secretion; destructive especially of fruit trees mealy bug , mealybug
any of various moths that have powdery wings miller , moth miller
any of various fungi of the genus Erysiphe producing powdery conidia on the host surface powdery mildew
powdery starch from certain sago palms; used in Asia as a food thickener and textile stiffener sago
destructive diseases of plants (especially cereal grasses) caused by fungi that produce black powdery masses of spores smut
black powdery substance made by something burning soot
transformation of ordinary white tin into powdery grey tin at very cold temperatures tin disease , tin pest , tin plague
fungus causing a disease characterized by a white powdery mass of conidia white rust
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