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verticillium wilt

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noun ver·ti·cil·li·um wilt \ˌvər-tə-ˈsi-lē-əm-\

Definition of verticillium wilt

  1. :  a wilt disease of various plants that is caused by a soil-borne imperfect fungus (genus Verticillium)



Origin and Etymology of verticillium wilt

New Latin Verticillium, from verticillus


First Known Use: 1916


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