plant pathology

The scientific discipline dealing with diseases of plants. Plant pathologists may be associated with departments of plant pathology, agronomy, crop sciences or botany.

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  • plant pathology — n a branch of botany concerned with the diseases of plants called also phytopathology …   Medical dictionary

  • Plant pathology — For the journal, see Plant Pathology (journal). Agriculture …   Wikipedia

  • plant pathology — noun : a branch of botany that deals with the diseases of plants * * * the branch of botany dealing with diseases of plants. Also, phytopathology. [1890 95] * * * plant pathology, the study of plant diseases and their treatment …   Useful english dictionary

  • plant pathology — plant′ pathol ogy n. bot the branch of botany dealing with diseases of plants Also called phytopathology • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • plant pathology — the branch of botany dealing with diseases of plants. Also, phytopathology. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • Plant Pathology (journal) — Infobox Journal title=Plant Pathology discipline=Phytopathology Cover of October 2007 edition website=http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journal.asp?ref=0032 0862 publisher=Blackwell Publishing country=UK abbreviation=Plant Path. history=1952 to… …   Wikipedia

  • British Society for Plant Pathology — infobox software name = British Society for Plant Pathology website = http://www.bspp.org.ukThe British Society for Plant Pathology, or BSPP, is a UK based organisation of British plant pathologists but accepts members from all countries. It was… …   Wikipedia

  • Molecular Plant Pathology —   Cover of the first issue …   Wikipedia

  • Australasian Plant Pathology — Infobox Journal discipline = Phytopathology website = http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/39.htm publisher = CSIRO Publishing country = Australia abbreviation = None history = 1972 to present frequency = Six issues per year ISSN = 0815 3191… …   Wikipedia

  • plant disease — ▪ plant pathology Introduction       an impairment of the normal state of a plant that interrupts or modifies its vital functions.       All species of plants, wild and cultivated alike, are subject to disease. Although each species is… …   Universalium

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