water spot

noun

Definition of water spot

: any or several diseases of fruits characterized by water-soaked lesions especially : a physiological disorder of citrus fruits which occurs during the rainy season and in which the air spaces under the epidermis of the rind become filled with liquid

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“Water spot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20spot. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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