Synonyms and Antonyms for blister-rust

1. blister rust (n.)

any of several diseases of pines caused by rust fungi of the genus Cronartium and marked by destructive invasion of bark and sapwood and producing blisters externally


2. blister rust (n.)

fungus causing white pine blister rust and having a complex life cycle requiring a plant of genus Ribes as alternate host

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3. blister (v.)

get blistered

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4. blister (n.)

(botany) a swelling on a plant similar to that on the skin

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5. blister (v.)

cause blisters to form on

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6. blister (n.)

a flaw on a surface resulting when an applied substance does not adhere (as an air bubble in a coat of paint)

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7. rust (v.)

become destroyed by water, air, or a corrosive such as an acid

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8. rust (v.)

become coated with oxide

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9. rust (adj.)

of the brown color of rust

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10. rust (n.)

the formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water

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