Definition of phytopathogen in English:

phytopathogen

noun

Biology
  • A microorganism which produces disease in plants.

Origin

Early 20th century. From phyto- + pathogen. Compare earlier phytopathology.

Pronunciation

phytopathogen

/ˌfʌɪtəʊˈpaθədʒɛn//ˌfʌɪtəʊˈpaθədʒ(ə)n/