acarology

[ ak-uh-rol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌæk əˈrɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the branch of zoology dealing with mites and ticks.

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Origin of acarology

OTHER WORDS FROM acarology

ac·a·rol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for acarology

acarology
/ (ˌækəˈrɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the study of mites and ticks
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