Part of speech:
A particular destructive process in an organ or organism, with a specific cause and characteristic symptoms; specif., an illness; ailment
Any fungus that attacks various plants or that produces such a coating or discoloration
To overindulge so as to cause to demand or expect too much
To cause (a building, for example) to be in a destroyed, collapsed, or decayed state.
Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
To be the bane of.
To move with great speed or power:
To disable, damage, or impair the functioning of:
To get covered with frost.
(Printing) To mark as not to be used; score out; cancel
To impair the soundness, perfection, or integrity of; spoil.
To catch and enclose or compress tightly between two surfaces, or points which are brought together or closed; to pinch; to close in upon.
An often fatal disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, transmitted to humans usually by fleas that have bitten infected rats or other rodents. &diamf3; Bubonic plague , the most common type, is characterized by the tender, swollen lymph nodes called buboes, fever, clotting abnormalities of the blood, and tissue necrosis. An epidemic of bubonic plague in fourteenth-century Europe and Asia was known as the Black Death.
To affect or be affected by a rust fungus
To clear of the smut fungus.
To cause to quail or feel abashed, as by a scornful glance
The condition of being prosperous.
The act of declaring or bestowing favor; approval.
To be fortunate or successful, especially in terms of one's finances; thrive.
To keep or protect from harm, evil, etc.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To provide assistance, support, or relief:
To keep from being subjected to difficulty or unpleasantness:
To protect the edge of, especially with an ornamental border; hence, to face or ornament with lists, laces, etc.
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