Definition of Dibotryon
: a genus of parasitic fungi (family Dothideaceae) having hyaline 2-celled spores borne in perithecia formed in dark stromata — see black knot
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Origin and Etymology of dibotryon
New Latin, from di- + Greek botryon cluster of berries
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