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ergots

ergots definition

ergots


 
  Grep  of  noun  ergot 
  ergot 
  ergotamine 
  ergotism 
  ergotrate  maleate 
  ergotropism 
  rye  ergot 
 
  Overview  of  noun  ergot 
 
  The  noun  ergot  has  2  senses  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  ergot  --  (a  plant  disease  caused  by  the  ergot  fungus) 
  2.  ergot,  Claviceps  purpurea  --  (a  fungus  that  infects  various  cereal  plants  forming  compact  black  masses  of  branching  filaments  that  replace  many  grains  of  the  plant;  source  of  medicinally  important  alkaloids  and  of  lysergic  acid) 
 
  Overview  of  noun  ergot 
 
  The  noun  ergot  has  2  senses  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  ergot  --  (a  plant  disease  caused  by  the  ergot  fungus) 
  2.  ergot,  Claviceps  purpurea  --  (a  fungus  that  infects  various  cereal  plants  forming  compact  black  masses  of  branching  filaments  that  replace  many  grains  of  the  plant;  source  of  medicinally  important  alkaloids  and  of  lysergic  acid) 



ergots definition