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Gummosis

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Noun

1. gummosis

pathological production of gummy exudates in citrus and various stone-fruit trees

2. brown rot gummosis, gummosis

disease of citrus trees caused by the fungus Phytophthora citrophthora

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Gummosis

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noun
the abnormal production of excessive gum in certain trees, esp fruit trees, as a result of wounding, infection, adverse weather conditions, severe pruning, etc

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Gummosis

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noun
the giving off of gummy substances as a result of cell degeneration: a characteristic of certain plant diseases, esp. of stone fruits

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Gummosis

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n.
The pathological exudation of gum by a plant, such as a fruit tree, resulting from bacterial or fungal infection, insect infestation, or mechanical injury.

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