a disease of wheat, characterized by dark, elongated stripes on the chaff, caused by a bacterium, Xanthomonas translucens undulosum.
black cataract Historical Examples Hungarian Sketches in Peace and War Mr Jkai
a North American cherry, Prunus serotina, having drooping clusters of fragrant white flowers and bearing a black, sour, edible fruit. the fruit itself. the hard, reddish-brown wood of this tree, used for making furniture. Historical Examples Two Little Savages Ernest Thompson Seton Two Little Savages Ernest Thompson Seton The Entailed Hat George Alfred Townsend
See under chokeberry (def 1). the berrylike fruit of any North American shrub of the genus Aronia, of the rose family, especially A. arbutifolia (red chokeberry) A. melanocarpa (black chokeberry) or A. prunifolia (purple chokeberry) the plant that bears this fruit. noun (pl) -ries any of various North American rosaceous shrubs of the genus Aronia […]
the male of the black grouse. Historical Examples In the World War Count Ottokar Czernin The Story of a Red Deer J. W. Fortescue Beasts, Men and Gods Ferdinand Ossendowski The Story of a Red Deer J. W. Fortescue The Story of a Red Deer J. W. Fortescue The Witch and Other Stories Anton Chekhov […]