Uromyces

noun
Uro·​my·​ces | \ ˌyu̇rəˈmī(ˌ)sēz \

Definition of Uromyces

: a genus of rusts (family Pucciniaceae) having one-celled teliospores — see carnation rust

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History and Etymology for Uromyces

New Latin, from ur- entry 2 + -myces

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“Uromyces.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Uromyces. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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