Definition of Green smut

1. Noun. Disease of rice; grains covered by a green powder consisting of conidia.

Exact synonyms: False Smut
Generic synonyms: Smut



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Green Smut

green roofs
green room
green rooms
green rouge
green salad
green sand
green screen
green screens
green sea
green sea turtle
green sea turtles
green sickness
green slip
green slips
green smoothie
green smut (current term)
green smut fungus
green snake
green soap
green soap tincture
green soybean
green spleenwort
green spot
green spots
green sputum
green state
green sulfur bacteria
green tax
green taxes

Literary usage of Green smut

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1. Diseases of Economic Plants by Frank Lincoln Stevens, John Galentine Hall (1921)
"Rice showing "green-smut." After Fulton. more years, and is present to some extent in most fields, it is not considered serious, since rarely more than 0.25 ..."

2. Popular Mechanics Shop Notes (1911)
"... a solution of arsenic that has been thoroughly cut and boiled with potassium cyanide until the green deposit shades over to a deep green smut. ..."

3. Fungous Diseases of Plants: With Chapters on Physiology, Culture Methods and by Benjamin Minge Duggar (1909)
"R.Fulton) 1 A disease of rice known as green smut is well developed in the rice-growing regions of Japan and Louisiana. The effect of the fungus is ..."

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