anaberoga

noun
an·​a·​be·​ro·​ga | \ ˌanəbəˈrōgə \
plural -s

Definition of anaberoga

: a root disease and collar rot of the areca palm attributed to a pore fungus (Fomes lucidus)

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First Known Use of anaberoga

1919, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anaberoga

borrowed from Kannada aṇabe rōga, from aṇabe “mushroom, fungus” + rōga “disease”

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“Anaberoga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anaberoga. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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