us·​ti·​lag·​i·​nism ˌəs-tə-ˈlaj-ə-ˌniz-əm How to pronounce ustilaginism (audio)
: a toxic condition caused by eating corn infested with a parasitic fungus of the genus Ustilago (U. maydis)

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“Ustilaginism.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Mar. 2023.

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