barley stripe

noun

Definition of barley stripe

: a disease of barley caused by a fungus (Helminthosporium gramineum) and characterized by green or pale yellow and finally dark brown and frayed-out stripes on the leaves

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“Barley stripe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/barley%20stripe. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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