noun Ra·doph·o·lus \rəˈdäfələs\

Definition of Radopholus

  1. :  a genus of chiefly tropical plant-parasitic nematodes (family Tylenchidae) including pests of the roots of sugarcane, rice, and other economically important plants

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Origin and Etymology of radopholus

New Latin

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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