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Definition of the noun acaridan

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noun - plural: acaridans

  1. [zoology] A member of the sub-class Acarina of arachnids, which includes mites and ticks.

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Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

acaaa acaridan trees (Family Fabaceae, formerly Legumi- nosae). several of which contain toxic or medically important principals. A, ber- landieri (guajillo). a deep-rooted, often spiny, perennial shrub or small tree of the southwestern United ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

An acaridan found on domestic rabbits and hares.—Listrophorus mustelae, Mégnin. An acaridan parasite of the ferret and pole-cat.—Liverfluke. See Fasciola hepatica, Linné.—L'CEstre du fondement des chevaux, Geoffroy. See Gastrophilus ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

An endoparasitic acaridan with elongate, vermiform body, which led to its being classed as a worm. The sexually-mature form inhabits the nasal cavities of dogs and other domestic animals, where the eggs are deposited. These become ...

Google previewThe American Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Ophthalmology (1914)

by Casey Albert Wood

An acaridan of this genus; an itch-insect. The most important relation of the demodex is its invasion of the sebaceous glands of the lids. Raehlmann has applied the term blepharit1le acaria to those cases in which this parasite has been found.

Google previewThe popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1877)

by Popular encyclopedia

The Ticks possess the Acaridan characteristics in that they are parasitic animals, possessing oval or rounded bodies. The eyes, when present, are simple, two in number, and placed on the upper aspect of the head. The breathing organs exist ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Acarid, Acaridan, ak'-ar-id, ak-ar'-id-an. A mite. Acarinosis, ak-ar-in-o'-sis.

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

£1, it UF &#E Acaridan. The same as Acarid. Acarinosis. Any disease due ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)

by Various

the popularname for several acaridan arachnids which infest dogs,sheep, &c.

Google previewThe Student's Medical Dictionary (1904)

Including All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine, with Their Proper Pronunciation and Definitions; Based on Recent Medical Literature by George Milbry Gould

Acarid, Acaridan [ak '-ar-id, akar'-id-an) [aKapi/c, small, tiny]. Pertaining to Acarus. Acarinosis (ai-ar in- o'-sis) [acarus, a mite). Any disease, as the itch, produced by a mite, or acarid.

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The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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