Definition of nutgall in English:


Syllabification: nut·gall
Pronunciation: /ˈnətˌgôl


  • 2A gall that forms in response to the presence of mites, especially one that forms inside the buds of hazel bushes, causing the buds to enlarge greatly.
    • The mite is Phytoptus avellanae, family Eriophyidae

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