Granville wilt

noun

Gran·​ville wilt
ˈgranˌvil-,
chiefly in southern US -vəl-
: a wilt of tobacco caused by a bacterium (Pseudomonas solanacearum)

Word History

Etymology

from Granville county, North Carolina

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“Granville wilt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Granville%20wilt. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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