noun, Plant Pathology.
a disease of fruits characterized by discoloration, shriveling, and decay of the stem and adjacent parts of the fruit and caused by any of several fungi of the genera Diplodia and Phomopsis.
- Stem ginger
noun 1. the choice pieces of the underground stem of the ginger plant, which are crystallized or preserved in syrup and eaten as a sweetmeat
noun 1. (nautical) the head of the stem of a vessel
noun, plural stemmata [stem-uh-tuh] /ˈstɛm ə tə/ (Show IPA) 1. ocellus (def 1). noun 1. a family tree; pedigree
adjective 1. having a stem or a specified kind of stem (often used in combination): a long-stemmed rose. 2. having the stem or stems removed: stemmed cherries. noun 1. the ascending axis of a plant, whether above or below ground, which ordinarily grows in an opposite direction to the root or descending axis. 2. the […]