Share this entry

Share this page


Syllabification: tick-borne

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of tick-borne in English:


Transmitted or carried by ticks: babesiosis is a tick-borne, malaria-like disease

Definition of tick-borne in:

Share this entry

Share this page


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day Sprachgefühl
Pronunciation: ˈʃprɑːxɡəˌfuːl
intuitive understanding of a language’s natural idiom…