anthracnose

anthracnose
noun Etymology: French, from Greek anthrak-, anthrax + nosos disease Date: 1886 any of numerous destructive plant diseases caused by imperfect fungi and characterized especially by necrotic lesions

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  • anthracnose — [ ɑ̃traknoz ] n. f. • 1879; du gr. anthrax, akos « charbon » et nosos « maladie » ♦ Bot. Maladie des végétaux due à un champignon microscopique. ⇒ charbon, rouille. Anthracnose de la vigne, du pois. ● anthracnose nom féminin Maladie cryptogamique …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Anthracnose — An*thrac nose , n. [Gr. ?, ?, carbuncle + ? disease.] (Bot.) Any one of several fungus diseases, caused by parasitic species of the series {Melanconiales}, attacking the bean, grape, melon, cotton, and other plants. In the case of the grape,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anthracnose — [an thrak′nōs΄] n. [< Gr anthrax, coal, carbuncle + nosos, disease] any of various fungus diseases of plants, in which roundish dead spots appear chiefly on leaves or fruit …   English World dictionary

  • Anthracnose — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. L anthracnose est une maladie cryptogamique due à différents champignons (Apiognomonia, Colletotrichum, Discula, Gloeosporium, Glomerella, Gnomonia,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • anthracnose — /an thrak nohs/, n. Plant. Pathol. a disease of plants characterized by restricted, discolored lesions, caused by a fungus. [1885 90; < F; see ANTHRAC , NOSO ] * * * Plant disease of warm humid areas, caused by a fungus (usually Colletotrichum or …   Universalium

  • anthracnose — deguliai statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Grybšių poskyrio svylagrybių ir geguliagrybių genčių kai kurių rūšių grybų sukeliama kultūrinių augalų liga, pasireiškianti tamsiomis, giliai įdubusiomis dėmėmis ant augalo lapų,… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Anthracnose —    (Synonymes: Elsinoe ampelina, Sphaceloma ampelinum)    L anthracnose est une maladie cryptogamique ou fongique dont les symptômes sont des tâches rondes et brunes sur les grains de raisins …   L'Abécédaire du Vin

  • anthracnose — noun Any of several fungal diseases that affect many plants and trees …   Wiktionary

  • anthracnose — [an θraknəʊs] noun a mainly fungal disease of plants, causing dark lesions. Origin C19: coined in Fr. from Gk anthrax, anthrak coal + nosos disease …   English new terms dictionary

  • anthracnose — an·thrac·nose …   English syllables

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