wilt


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Synonyms for wilt

droop

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wane

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to become limp, as from loss of freshness

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to hang limply, loosely, and carelessly

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any plant disease characterized by drooping and shriveling

causing to become limp or drooping

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lose strength

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become limp

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A fungal symbiont of the redbay ambrosia beetle causes a lethal wilt in redbay and other Lauraceae in the southeastern United States.
The planters balked at the plan, leaving some small banana plantations in Bukidnon and the Davao Region vulnerable to Fusarium wilt, which was not endemic to the Philippines.
“The hand exemplifies the human presence, while the other objects, to varying degrees, distance us from the most human of activities,” Wilt explains.
Fusarium wilt, he said, has already affected some 2,402 hectares of banana plantations.
However, the farmer should control it by rotating crops and practising farm hygiene, such as disinfecting farm tools.Bacterial wilt is easily spread by infected tubers, soil, water, plant debris or contaminated machinery.
Verticillium wilt is also caused by a soil-borne fungus and can affect many different types of plants.
A team of forensics officers were combing the property in Calne, Chippenham, Wilts, last night.
la and b can also be used to identify the volumetric water content at which plants may wilt permanently, [[theta].sub.wilt].
His rice paddies had cracked due to lack of water while the palay had turned yellow as these started to wilt.
An elite line of Kabuli chickpea (6KCC-122) was selected from Chickpea International Fusarium Wilt Nursery-2005-06 of the ICARDA at Barani Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Chakwal.
Some of these BCAs with high efficacy against bacterial wilt are soil rhizobacteria namely: Bacillus spp., Pseudomonas spp.
Three dogs were trained and studied for their ability to detect the early presence of laurel wilt by scent.
CLEMATIS wilt is a fungal infection that can destroy an apparently healthy plant in a matter of days.
Some young leaves wilt easily as soon as they appear, while others only wilt when leaves are a little larger.