noun fu·si·coc·cin \ˌfyüsə̇ˈkäksə̇n\

Definition of fusicoccin



  1. :  a diterpenoid glucoside produced by a pathogenic fungus of the genus Fusicoccum (F. amygdali) that causes wilting of peach and almond leaves

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Origin and Etymology of fusicoccin

New Latin Fusicoccum (genus name of Fusicoccum amygdali) + English -in

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a brief usually trivial fact

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