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black spot

[′blak ‚spät]
(plant pathology)
Any bacterial or fungal disease of plants characterized by black spots on a plant part.
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There were two round, black spots near one extremity of the back, and a long one near the other.
I must tell you that the innkeeper's spaniel had a dear little puppy, just as sensible as a human being; he was quite white, with black spots on his paws, a cherub of a puppy
Where there is a known crash history, anyone can nominate a black spot in their area for funding.
Dunlaoghaire is fast becoming a jobs black spot with 13,000 unemployed in the county.
Exact figures of accidents at each black spot have not been released.
They are needed because the town's a black spot for reception.
It is interesting to hear what Stout told a visitor who complained about black spot fungus on roses.
Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Tom Koutsantonis said the latest allocations from the State Black Spot Cycling program and the State Bicycle Fund will support 30 projects worth $2.
DRIVERS taking a short cut have created an accident black spot.
CLWYD West AM Alun Pugh last night urged police to carry out regular speed checks at an accident black spot.
He said he swerved hard, then shut his eyes as his four-wheel drive vehicle crashed head-on with a car at an accident black spot.