leaf bite

noun

Definition of leaf bite

: a disease of the coconut palm especially in Jamaica caused by an imperfect fungus (Thielaviopsis paradoxa)

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“Leaf bite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leaf%20bite. Accessed 16 Jul. 2020.

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