stripe rust

noun

: a rust of wheat, rye, barley, and other grasses caused by a fungus (Puccinia glumarum) that produces elongated yellow streaks of sori

called also yellow rust, yellow stripe rust

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“Stripe rust.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stripe%20rust. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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