Plant Pathology. a nonparasitic disease of plants, as of potatoes and various trees, in which internal plant tissues blacken, usually as a result of extremes in temperature.
a heart cherry having a dark skin.
the tree bearing this fruit.
Carolyn of the Corners Ruth Belmore Endicott
an abnormal darkening of the woody stems of some plants, thought to be caused by extreme cold
any of various diseases of plants, such as the potato, in which the central tissues are blackened
a variety of cherry that has large sweet fruit with purplish flesh and an almost black skin
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noun heat emitted by an electric element made from low-resistance thick wire that does not glow red Historical Examples Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture Thomas Wingfold, Curate George MacDonald
a very potent and addictive form of heroin that is dark-colored.
a group of mountains in W South Dakota and NE Wyoming. Highest peak, Harney Peak, 7242 feet (2205 meters). plural noun a group of mountains in W South Dakota and NE Wyoming: famous for the gigantic sculptures of US presidents on the side of Mount Rushmore. Highest peak: Harney Peak, 2207 m (7242 ft) Note: […]