chestnut canker

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Related to chestnut canker: chestnut blight
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Noun1.chestnut canker - a disease of American chestnut trees
blight - any plant disease resulting in withering without rotting
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Horse chestnut canker and leaf miner will weaken and kill the majority of our much-loved conker trees which live in many of our parks.
? Horse chestnut canker: Was relatively uncommon until five years ago when a new strain swept Britain.