bacterial spot

noun

: a bacterial plant disease characterized by spotting of the affected parts

Word History

First Known Use

1903, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bacterial spot was in 1903

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“Bacterial spot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bacterial%20spot. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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