Tylenchus tritici
Wheatworm Wheat"worm`, n. A small nematode worm ({Tylenchus tritici}, formerly {Anguillula tritici}) which attacks wheat, advancing through the stem to the grains in the ear. In wheat affected with smut, each of the diseased grains may contain a large number of the minute young of the worm. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Tylenchus tritici — noun small roundworm parasitic on wheat • Syn: ↑wheatworm, ↑wheat eel, ↑wheat eelworm • Hypernyms: ↑nematode, ↑nematode worm, ↑roundworm • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tylenchus — noun type genus of the family Tylenchidae • Syn: ↑genus Tylenchus • Hypernyms: ↑worm genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tylenchidae, ↑family Tylenchidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Tylenchus — noun type genus of the family Tylenchidae • Syn: ↑Tylenchus • Hypernyms: ↑worm genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tylenchidae, ↑family Tylenchidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anguillula tritici — Wheatworm Wheat worm , n. A small nematode worm ({Tylenchus tritici}, formerly {Anguillula tritici}) which attacks wheat, advancing through the stem to the grains in the ear. In wheat affected with smut, each of the diseased grains may contain a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wheatworm — noun small roundworm parasitic on wheat • Syn: ↑wheat eel, ↑wheat eelworm, ↑Tylenchus tritici • Hypernyms: ↑nematode, ↑nematode worm, ↑roundworm • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • wheat eel — noun small roundworm parasitic on wheat • Syn: ↑wheatworm, ↑wheat eelworm, ↑Tylenchus tritici • Hypernyms: ↑nematode, ↑nematode worm, ↑roundworm • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • wheat eelworm — noun small roundworm parasitic on wheat • Syn: ↑wheatworm, ↑wheat eel, ↑Tylenchus tritici • Hypernyms: ↑nematode, ↑nematode worm, ↑roundworm • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wheatworm — Wheat worm , n. A small nematode worm ({Tylenchus tritici}, formerly {Anguillula tritici}) which attacks wheat, advancing through the stem to the grains in the ear. In wheat affected with smut, each of the diseased grains may contain a large… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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