Uncinula

noun
Un·​cin·​u·​la | \ ˌənˈsinyələ \

Definition of Uncinula

: a genus of powdery mildews (family Erysiphaceae) having perithecia with several asci and simple or rarely forked appendages hooked or coiled at the apex

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History and Etymology for Uncinula

New Latin, from Latin uncinus hook + -ula

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“Uncinula.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Uncinula. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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