kernel spot

noun

Definition of kernel spot

: a disease of the pecan kernel caused by a fungus (Coniothyrium caryogenum) and characterized by irregularly roundish dull brown spots

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“Kernel spot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kernel%20spot. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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