brown stringy rot

noun

Definition of brown stringy rot

: a disease of conifers caused by the Indian paint fungus and characterized by rusty-red or brown fibrous stringy streaks in the heartwood

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“Brown stringy rot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brown%20stringy%20rot. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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