tan disease

noun

Definition of tan disease

: a condition of roots or woody stems caused by excessive moisture in which brownish or white granular or woolly patches consisting of dead cells form on the surface

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History and Etymology for tan disease

tan entry 2; from the brownish patches

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“Tan disease.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tan%20disease. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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