Pronunciation of Ergot  

English Meaning

A diseased condition of rye and other cereals, in which the grains become black, and often spur-shaped. It is caused by a parasitic fungus, Claviceps purpurea.

  1. A fungus (Claviceps purpurea) that infects various cereal plants and forms compact black masses of branching filaments that replace many of the grains of the host plant.
  2. The disease caused by such a fungus.
  3. The dried sclerotia of ergot, usually obtained from rye seed and used as a source of several medicinally important alkaloids and as the basic source of lysergic acid.

Malayalam Meaning

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ഉന്മൂലനം - Unmoolanam ; ;


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.


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