white spot


Definition of white spot

1 : any of several diseases of plants marked by light-colored lesions: such as
a : a disease of alfalfa characterized by spotting and yellowing of the foliage and caused by an unbalanced water supply (as from heavy rainfall following a drought)
c : a disease of turnips caused by a fungus (Cercosporella brassicae)
2 : ich usually used in plural

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“White spot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20spot. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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