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black spot

noun

Simple Definition of black spot

  • : a dangerous place or a place where a particular problem or difficulty is very common

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of black spot

  1. :  any of several bacterial or fungal diseases of plants characterized by black spots or blotches especially on the leaves

Circa 1889

First Known Use of black spot

circa 1889


Medical Dictionary

black spot

noun

Medical Definition of black spot

  1. :  a spotting of frozen meat caused by an imperfect fungus of the genus Cladosporium (C. herbarum)




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