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acarine

Saltos de línea: aca|rine
Pronunciación: /ˈakərʌɪn
 
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Zoology

Definición de acarine en inglés:

sustantivo

A small arachnid of the order Acari; a mite or tick.
Example sentences
  • Mites were very abundant in the leaf rosettes and much less abundant in the stalk material, thus we limited acarine identifications to those mites inhabiting the leaf rosettes.
  • Ticks aren't insects; they're acarines, closer kin to spiders.
  • The cloth is examined and any acarines found can be removed using the above stated procedure.

adjetivo

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Relating to or denoting acarines.
Example sentences
  • Mites were very abundant in the leaf rosettes and much less abundant in the stalk material, thus we limited acarine identifications to those mites inhabiting the leaf rosettes.

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