[fyoo-zair-ee-uh m] /fyuˈzɛər i əm/ noun, plural fusaria [fyoo-zair-ee-uh] /fyuˈzɛər i ə/ (Show IPA) 1. any fungus of the genus Fusarium, occurring primarily in temperate regions and causing a variety of diseases in plants and animals, producing in humans a loss of fingernails and sometimes blindness.
noun 1. a disease of plants, characterized by damping-off, wilting, and a brown dry rot, caused by fungi of the genus Fusarium.
[fuhs-kuh s] /ˈfʌs kəs/ adjective 1. of brownish-gray or dusky color. /ˈfʌskəs/ adjective 1. of a brownish-grey colour adj. “dark-colored,” 1660s, from Latin fuscus “dark, swarthy” (see dusk).
[fyooz] /fyuz/ noun 1. a tube, cord, or the like, filled or saturated with combustible matter, for igniting an explosive. 2. (def 1). verb (used with object), fused, fusing. 3. (def 3). Idioms 4. have a short fuse, Informal. to anger easily; have a quick temper. [fyooz] /fyuz/ noun 1. Electricity. a protective device, used […]