Synonyms for ergotˈɜr gət, -gɒt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ergot(noun)

    a plant disease caused by the ergot fungus

  2. ergot, Claviceps purpurea(noun)

    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


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ergot(n.)

    spurred rye

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. ergot

    Claviceps purpurea

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