infection vs. infestation
keithfungi at aol.com
Thu Nov 6 19:53:17 EST 1997
You lose. Infestation is correct for soil (ther is no living organism that is
sick). Infection is right for the plant (it is sick).
Without knowing what your native language is, I can't coment on your linguistic
logic, but I think that the Latinists out there would back me up.
Dept. of Biological Sciences
Mankato State University
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