stinking smut


noun Plant Pathology.


Nearby words

  1. stinking badger,
  2. stinking cedar,
  3. stinking chamomile,
  4. stinking iris,
  5. stinking roger,
  6. stinkingly,
  7. stinko,
  8. stinkpot,
  9. stinkstone,
  10. stinkweed

Origin of stinking smut

First recorded in 1890–95

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British Dictionary definitions for stinking smut

stinking smut

noun

a smut that affects wheat and is caused by the fungus Tilletia cariesAlso called: bunt
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