from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A disease of potato plants caused by the fungus Phytophthora infestans and characterized by decay of the foliage and tubers.
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- n. blight in which symptoms appear late in the growing season especially a disease of solanaceous plants caused by the fungus Phytophthora infestans
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