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Answer: While growing roses in our climate increases the possibility of this problem, in general blackspot is one of the most frequently encountered fungal diseases of roses.
A dozen victims who were sickened or lost loved ones asked a judge to give Cadden the harshest penalty allowed under the law for the deadly 2012 nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak, which sickened hundreds of people.
A pharmacist involved in selling a contaminated pain medication that caused a deadly U.S. outbreak of fungal meningitis in 2012 was sentenced to nine years in prison Monday.
Steroids may even throw the skin's equilibrium out of sync, causing fungal infections.
Snakes help to keep the rodent population in check, but if they are decimated by snake fungal disease, the number of mice and rats could swell.
More troubles have followed for Jay, who is now fighting a second fungal infection in his pelvis, hip and right arm.
A fungal disease is still decimating bats in western North Carolina more than a decade after it was first detected in the eastern U.S., surveys by state biologists show.
A rose garden that is deadheaded not only looks better and gives us more blooms, the deadheading also removes pests, their larvae and eggs and fungal diseases from the rose garden.
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First Known Use of fungal
FUNGAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fungal for English Language Learners
: of, relating to, or caused by a fungus
FUNGAL Defined for Kids
Definition of fungal for Students
: of, relating to, or caused by a fungus a fungal infection
Medical Definition of fungal
1: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of fungi
2: caused by a fungus fungal infections
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