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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A fungus that appears as a furry, white coating on plants.

Usage examples (33)
  • The beginner dreams of home-grown bouquets and baskets of ripe fruit, the veteran of many seasons has learned to expect slugs, mildew, and frost.
  • Okay, let's get it out of here, the mildew is already starting to get to me.
  • A mildew blast is one giving rise to that kind of blight called mildew
  • The mildew is a surface-feeding fungus and is killed by the fumes of the sulfur. for more
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