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damping–off

noun damp·ing–off \ˌdam-piŋ-ˈf\

Definition of DAMPING-OFF

:  a diseased condition of seedlings or cuttings caused by fungi and marked by wilting or rotting

First Known Use of DAMPING-OFF

1890

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