cotton rust

cotton rust

[′kät·ən ‚rəst]
(plant pathology)
A fungus disease of cotton caused by Puccinia stakmanii producing low, greenish-yellow or orange elevations on the undersurface of leaves.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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