Albugo

noun Al·bu·go \al-ˈbyü-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of Albugo

  1. :  a genus of fungi (the type of the family Albuginaceae) causing the white rusts

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Origin and Etymology of albugo

New Latin, from Latin, white spot, from albus white — more at elf


First Known Use: 1821


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