court-noué

noun
\ ¦ku̇rˌnü¦ā , -rnə¦wā \
plural -s

Definition of court-noué 

: a disease of the grape characterized by shortening of internodes, by small leaves, and by decline of vigor

called also roncet

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History and Etymology for court-noué

French, from court short (from Latin curtus shortened) + noué knotted, past participle of nouer to tie, knot, from Old French noer

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