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

called also roncet

Word History


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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“Court-noué.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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