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- n. Infestation with or disease caused by mites.
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- n. An infestation with, or disease caused by mites or ticks.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A skin-disease caused by an acarian parasite.
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- n. infestation with itch mites
A mixed infection -- sarcoptic plus psorotic acariasis -- is sometimes seen.
Psoroptic acariasis, description and treatment, 480
The disease varies, however, according to the species of acarus which infests the skin, so that we must treat of several different kinds of acariasis.
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