woodgate rust

noun wood·gate rust \ˈwu̇dˌgāt-\

Definition of woodgate rust

  1. :  a disease of the Scotch pine caused by a rust fungus of the genus Cronartium that forms galls upon twigs and branches

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Origin and Etymology of woodgate rust

from Woodgate, Oneida County, New York


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