Definition of phytocecidium
: a gall caused by the presence of a plant (as a parasitic bacterium or fungus) — compare crown gall
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of phytocecidium
New Latin, from phyt- + cecidium
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up phytocecidium? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).