noun (plural same or same or moniliae /-ˈnilēˌē/ /-ēˌī/)
Former term for candida.
- If witches' broom and monilia become established in West Africa, the results would be devastating to world cocoa markets.
- In an attempt to control a fungal disease known as monilia pod rot, the shade canopy was removed.
- We fully expect our experiments in Miami, Florida, to hasten discovery of cacao plants resistant to monilia pod rot, black pod, witches broom, and other costly fungal diseases.
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