apple blight


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apple blight

n
(Animals) an aphid, Eriosoma lanigera, that is covered with a powdery waxy secretion and infests apple trees. Also called: American blight
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Noun1.apple blight - a disease of apple treesapple blight - a disease of apple trees    
blight - any plant disease resulting in withering without rotting
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