blackhead disease

noun

Definition of blackhead disease

1 : a disease of the banana caused by eelworms of the family Tylenchidae
2 : a rot of the banana rootstock caused by a fungus (Thielaviopsis paradoxa)

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“Blackhead disease.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blackhead%20disease. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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