plant pathology


noun

the branch of botany dealing with diseases of plants.

Nearby words

  1. plant food,
  2. plant hormone,
  3. plant kingdom,
  4. plant louse,
  5. plant out,
  6. plant-cutter,
  7. planta,
  8. planta genista,
  9. plantae,
  10. plantagenet


Origin of plant pathology

First recorded in 1890–95

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