phytopathology

noun
phy·​to·​pa·​thol·​o·​gy | \ ˌfī-tō-pə-ˈthä-lə-jē How to pronounce phytopathology (audio) , -pa- \

Definition of phytopathology

: plant pathology

Other Words from phytopathology

phytopathological \ ˌfī-​tō-​ˌpa-​thə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl How to pronounce phytopathology (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of phytopathology

circa 1859, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for phytopathology

phyto- + pathology, probably after French phytopathologie or German Phytopathologie

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The first known use of phytopathology was circa 1859

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“Phytopathology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phytopathology. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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phytopathology

noun
phy·​to·​pa·​thol·​o·​gy | \ -pə-ˈthäl-ə-jē, -pa- How to pronounce phytopathology (audio) \
plural phytopathologies

Medical Definition of phytopathology

Other Words from phytopathology

phytopathological \ -​ˌpath-​ə-​ˈläj-​i-​kəl How to pronounce phytopathology (audio) \ adjective

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