radicola

noun
ra·​dic·​o·​la | \ rəˈdikələ, raˈ-, rāˈ- \
plural radicolae\ -​ˌlē , -​ˌlī \

Definition of radicola

: the stage or an individual of a phylloxeran that attacks roots

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History and Etymology for radicola

New Latin, from Latin radic-, radix root + New Latin -cola

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“Radicola.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radicola. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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