adustiosis

noun adus·ti·o·sis \ə-ˌdə-stē-ˈō-səs\

Definition of adustiosis

plural

adustioses

\ə-ˌdə-stē-ˈō-ˌsēz\
  1. :  a physiological breakdown of the rind of citrus fruit (as lemons) causing a reddish discoloration —called also red blotch

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Origin and Etymology of adustiosis

New Latin, from Latin adustus + -i- + -osis


First Known Use: circa 1928


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