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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of parasitic fungi of the class Uredine√¶; the rusts.
  • n. A plant of this genus.

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  • n. type genus of the Pucciniaceae; a large genus of parasitic fungi including many that are destructive to various economic plants

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