oak wilt


oak wilt

noun

Definition of OAK WILT

:  a destructive disease of oak trees that is caused by a fungus (Ceratocystis fagacearum) and is characterized by wilting, discoloration, and defoliation

First Known Use of OAK WILT

1942

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