horsehair blight

noun

Definition of horsehair blight

: a disease of tea and other tropical plants caused by a fungus (Marasmius equicrinis) the mycelium of which hangs in black festoons from the branches

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“Horsehair blight.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horsehair%20blight. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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