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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Disease of citrus trees caused by the fungus Phytophthora citrophthora; Pathological production of thick exudates in citrus and various stone-fruit trees.

Usage examples (3)
  • Symptoms of sunscald closely mimic the gummosis disease, but are restricted to the side of the trunk facing the sun.
  • Reported diseases include a bark gummosis, one defoliation leafspot, and some fungal diseases of seedlings in nurseries.
  • A. Sounds like gummosis caused by the bacteria Pseudomonas. for more
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