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There are two species of little eight-legged mites that live on all of our faces — and elsewhere on our bodies, by the way.
I still keep pictures on my cell phone of my face mites so that I can show them to people.
Varroa mites are parasites that suck fluid from bees’ bodies and are vectors for a range of deadly viruses.The Fungal Evangelist Who Would Save the Bees - Issue 90: Something Green|Merlin Sheldrake|September 23, 2020|Nautilus
How eagerly she looks forward to pay day, for that little mite means so much at home.The Daring Journalist Nellie Bly Hasn’t Lost Her Cred in a Century|Jessica Ferri|July 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not the greatest tragedy in the world, perhaps, but a mite sad.
OPEC meets in Vienna on Friday, a meeting that will, according to the Wall Street Journal, be a mite testy.
Predicting Palestinian genocide of Jews under a one-state solution is a mite farfetched, I would submit.
This made him look a mite desperate and distinctly unpresidential.Yes, The Debate Moderator Screwed Up. That's Life.|Megan McArdle|October 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One would not have wanted her white neck a mite less full or her beautiful arms more slender.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
To think,” said the younger Englishwoman to her sister, “of this wee mite travelling about in an open motor!The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Them's ther very words I heered him say, 'n' I wuzn't ennythin' but a mite, but I didn't furgit it.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The itch-mite (Acarus scabiei) and the louse (Pediculus capitis, corporis, vel pubis) are the more common members of the group.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
I own a mite of land along the railroad, Johnnie, but you buy all the rest from the falls to the station.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland