Java black rot

noun
variants: or Java dry rot

Definition of Java black rot

: a storage disease of the sweet potato caused by a fungus (Diplodia tubericola) that makes the inside of a root black and brittle

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“Java black rot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Java%20black%20rot. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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