brown patch


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brown patch

n.
A disease of turf grasses caused by a fungus of the genus Rhizoctonia and resulting in circular patches of dead leaves.
References in classic literature ?
There was the white-clad man's body, and the rich brown patch of the hair, and nothing below the waist but the 'thwart-ship white lines of the bridge-screens, that lead the eye to the sharp white lines of the bows cleaving the muddy water of the river.
"He has the most exquisite white curly hair and two light brown patches on his back--and, oh!
A 15-year-old Caucasian boy presented for evaluation of an asymptomatic brown patch on his right shoulder.
At the back of the tongue is another stretch of that brown patch that shows the branding 'Air Jordan.' Another jumpman logo is seen prominently debossed on the sneaker's heel cup.
Within a month these chargers had all failed with an ominous brown patch on the side from overheating.
I have a small brown patch of sun damage on my right cheek which this treatment reduced dramatically.
There are two common disease pathogens that affect the warm season turf grass: The Brown Patch and Grey Leaf Spot.
In addition to exceptional, long-lasting protection against diseases, including dollar spot, brown patch, summer patch and fairy ring, turf professionals who applied Lexicon Intrinsic brand fungicide saw plant health benefits, which resulted in greener, stronger, healthier turfgrass.
Ventral side with median longitudinal broad dirty brown patch having three paired lateral projections, extending from epigastric furrow to posterior end, lateral sides dark brown in anterior half, chalk white with few dark brown lines in posterior half.
Despite a prominent brown patch on its head and a strip of black running halfway down its back, the much fawned over new addition to the Bolin Deer Farm in the city of Laiyang is snow white in colour.
Sometimes the bears also have a dark brown patch on their head along with a white collar.
Although he was grey and kept his hair short, above his ears there was always a brown patch. I later found out while serving in the shop if he was doing something which needed both hands, and he was smoking at the time, he would put his lit cigarette behind his ear for a few moments, hence the nicotine stains.