Wheatworm : Definition

Wheatworm

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Definitions of Wheatworm

Pronunciation : Wheat"worm`
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: A small nematode worm (Anguillula tritici) which attacks the grains of wheat in the ear. It is found in wheat affected with smut, each of the diseased grains containing a large number of the minute young of the worm.

(Zoöl.)
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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