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Amblyomma

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noun Am·bly·om·ma \ˌam-blē-ˈäm-ə\

Medical Definition of Amblyomma

  1. :  a genus of ixodid ticks including the lone star tick (A. americanum) of the southern United States and the African bont tick (A. hebraeum)




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