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Synonyms for smut

something that is offensive to accepted standards of decency

to soil with foreign matter

Synonyms for smut

a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink

destructive diseases of plants (especially cereal grasses) caused by fungi that produce black powdery masses of spores

creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc

make obscene

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stain with a dirty substance, such as soot

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become affected with smut

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affect with smut or mildew, as of a crop such as corn

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Perpetuation: The disease is carried over from year to year by ratooning or planting sets taken from smutted shoots of cane.
Smutted plants should be rouged out and burnt before the bursting of the spores.
Plants rarely lose infection; only 4 out of 382 smutted plants have been observed to lose infection over a period of 4 yr (D.
The percentage of female, hermaphroditic, and smutted plants flowering each day was arcsine-transformed.