joint rust

noun

Definition of joint rust

: a disease of grasses caused by the cattail fungus and characterized by the development of fungal stromata especially about the joints of an affected plant — compare choke sense 5

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“Joint rust.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/joint%20rust. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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