peach canker

noun

Definition of peach canker

: a disease of peaches characterized by production of cankers (as those caused by fungi of the genera Valsa and Sclerotinia) — compare brown rot sense 1a

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“Peach canker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peach%20canker. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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