Chalaropsis

noun Chal·a·rop·sis \ˌkaləˈräpsə̇s\

Definition of Chalaropsis

  1. :  a genus of imperfect fungi (family Dematiaceae) one species of which (C. thielavioides) causes black mold of rose grafts

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Origin and Etymology of chalaropsis

New Latin, from Greek chalaros slack, loose + New Latin -opsis


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