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leaf curl

noun

Definition of LEAF CURL

:  any of numerous plant diseases caused by ascomycetous fungi (genus Taphrina of the family Taphrinaceae) or viruses (especially genus Begomovirus of the family Geminiviridae) and characterized by curling of leaves; especially :  peach leaf curl

First Known Use of LEAF CURL

1899

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