white rust

white rust


Definition of WHITE RUST

:  any of various diseases of chiefly cruciferous plants caused by a fungus (genus Albugo) and marked by white spore-filled lesions; also :  a fungus causing white rust

First Known Use of WHITE RUST

circa 1848


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