acarids

acarids /ˈækərɪdz/
n. pl.
(zool., Acaridae) acaridi.

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  • acarids — n. acarine, arachnid from the family of mites and ticks, type of parasite …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acarid — /ak euh rid/, n. 1. an acarine, esp. a mite of the family Acaridae. adj. 2. of or pertaining to an acarid. [1875 80; ACAR(US) + ID2] * * * ▪ arachnid Introduction       any member of the subgroup of the arthropod class Arachnida that includes the …   Universalium

  • acaricide — 1. noun Any substance which kills acarids 2. adjective Destructive to acarids …   Wiktionary

  • acaricide — /əˈkærəsaɪd/ (say uh karuhsuyd) noun 1. a substance or preparation used for killing acarids. 2. the killing of acarids. {acari(d) + cide} …   Australian English dictionary

  • acariasis — /ak euh ruy euh sis/, n., pl. acariases / seez /. Pathol. 1. infestation with acarids, esp. mites. 2. a skin disease caused by such infestation, as scabies. [1820 30; < NL; see ACARUS, IASIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • acaricide — acaricidal, adj. /euh kar euh suyd , ak euhr euh /, n. a substance or preparation for killing acarids. [1875 80; ACAR(US) + I + CIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • acaricidal — adjective Deadly to acarids. See Also: acaricide …   Wiktionary

  • phoxim — noun An organophosphate insecticide used in veterinary medicine to treat ectoparasitic acarids …   Wiktionary

  • acariasis — Any disease caused by mites, usually a skin infestation. See mange. psoroptic a. infestation of mammalian skin with Psoroptes mites. sarcoptic a. infestation of skin with Sarcoptes scabiei. See …   Medical dictionary

  • acarian — acar·i·an (ə karґe ən) pertaining to the acarids or mites …   Medical dictionary

  • acariases — É™ kærɪəsɪs n. infestation with acarids (mites and ticks) …   English contemporary dictionary

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