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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mil·dew /ˈmɪlˌdu, ˌdju/
 霉,麵粉病菌,露菌病菌(vi.)發霉,生霉(vt.)使發霉

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 mil·dew /ˈmɪlˌd(j)u/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mil·dew n.  Bot. A growth of minute powdery or webby fungi, whitish or of different colors, found on various diseased or decaying substances.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mil·dew, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mildewed p. pr. & vb. n. Mildewing.] To taint with mildew; as, mildewed clothing.
    He . . . mildews the white wheat.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mil·dew, v. i. To become tainted with mildew.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 mildew
      n 1: the process of becoming mildewed [syn: mold]
      2: a fungus that produces a superficial (usually white) growth
         on organic matter
      v : become moldy; spoil due to humidity; "The furniture molded
          in the old house" [syn: mold]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

 Mildew
    (the rendering of a Hebrew word meaning "to be yellow,"
    yellowness), the result of cutting east winds blighting and thus
    rendering the grain unproductive (Deut. 28:22; 1 Kings 8:37; 2
    Chr. 6:28).