noun As·coch·y·ta \aˈskäkətə\

Definition of Ascochyta

  1. :  a form genus of imperfect fungi (order Sphaeropsidales) with hyaline 2-celled pycnospores formed in pycnidia located in discolored spots in leaves, stems, or fruits

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Origin and Etymology of ascochyta

New Latin, from asc- + -chyta (probably from Greek chytos poured, verbal of chein to pour) — more at found

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capable of being understood in two ways

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