brown blotch


Definition of brown blotch

1 : a disease of the pear possibly caused by the fungus of sooty blotch and characterized by superficial brown spots with indefinite margins on the fruits
2 : a disease of mushrooms caused by a bacterium (Pseudomonas tolaasi) and characterized by brown blotchy discoloration

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“Brown blotch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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