Definitions for acarusˈæk ər əs; -əˌraɪ
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acarus, genus Acarus(noun)
any of several mites of the order Acarina
A mite, especially one from the genus Acarus.
Origin: from ‘cheese mite, tick’, from ‘tiny’.
a genus including many species of small mites
Origin: [NL., from Gr. the cheese mite, tick.]
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