blackhead disease


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blackhead disease

[′blak‚hed di′zēz]
(plant pathology)
A parasitic disease of the banana caused by eelworms of the family Tylenchidae.
A rot disease of the banana rootstock that is caused by the fungus Thielaviopsis paradoxa.
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