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phy·to·pa·thol·o·gy

 (fī′tō-pə-thŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The science of plant diseases.

phy′to·path′o·log′ic (-păth′ə-lŏj′ĭk), phy′to·path′o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
phy′to·pa·thol′o·gist n.

phytopathology

(ˌfaɪtəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Botany) the branch of botany concerned with diseases of plants
phytopathological adj
ˌphytopaˈthologist n

plant′ pathol`ogy


n.
the branch of botany dealing with diseases of plants. Also called phytopathology.
[1890–95]

phytopathology

The branch of botany that deals with the diseases of plants.
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phytopathology

[ˌfaɪtəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ] Nfitopatología f
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