pasmo

noun pas·mo \ˈpaz(ˌ)mō\

Definition of pasmo

plural

-s

  1. :  a widespread disease of flax that damages the fibers and reduces the yield of flaxseed and is caused by a fungus (Mycosphaerella linorum) which attacks stems, bolls, and leaves and forms characteristic circular brownish lesions on the cotyledons and lower leaves

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Origin and Etymology of pasmo

American Spanish, from Spanish, temporary paralysis, lockjaw, from Latin spasmus cramp, spasm


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of pasmo


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