yellow root rot

noun

Definition of yellow root rot

: a root rot of fir, spruce, pine, and larch caused by a club fungus (Sparassis radicata)

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“Yellow root rot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yellow%20root%20rot. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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