[ ak-uh-rol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌæk əˈrɒl ə dʒi /
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the branch of zoology dealing with mites and ticks.
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British Dictionary definitions for acarology
/ (ˌækəˈrɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of mites and ticks
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