botrytis rot


botrytis rot
Plant Pathol.
a disease of many plants caused by fungi of the genus Botrytis, characterized by leaf blight, a tan-gray moldlike surface growth, and the rotting of stems and storage organs. Cf. noble rot.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • botrytis — bo•try•tis [[t]boʊˈtraɪ tɪs[/t]] n. 1) any imperfect fungus of the genus Botrytis, characterized by spores that cluster in grapelike bunches 2) ppa Also called botry′tis rot . any disease of plants caused by a botrytis fungus • Etymology: < NL …   From formal English to slang

  • botrytis — /boh truy tis/, n. 1. any imperfect fungus of the genus Botrytis, having the conidia in grapelike bunches: a major cause of plant disease. 2. See noble rot. [ < NL (1832) < Gk bótry(s) bunch of grapes + NL (i)tis ITIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • botrytis — noun The fungus Botrytis cinerea that is responsible for the formation of noble rot …   Wiktionary

  • botrytis — /bəˈtraɪtəs/ (say buh truytuhs) noun an ash coloured fungus, Botrytis cinerea, which attacks grapes, resulting in a concentration of the sugars, and so cultivated for the production of sweet dessert wines; pourriture noble; noble rot. {Greek… …   Australian English dictionary


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