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Verb: dry-rot (dry-rotted,dry-rotting)  'drI'rót
  1. Affect or be affected with dry rot
Noun: dry rot  drI rót
  1. A crumbling and drying of timber, bulbs, potatoes or fruit caused by a fungus
  2. A fungus causing dry rot

Derived forms: dry-rots, dry-rotted, dry-rotting

Type of: fungus, mildew, mold [N. Amer], mould [Brit, Cdn], plant disease

Encyclopedia: Dry-rot

Dry rot