from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • 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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