Medical Dictionary

black–legged tick

\ˈblak-ˈlegd-, -ˈlāgd-; -ˈleg-əd-, -ˈlā-gəd-\

Medical Definition of BLACK-LEGGED TICK

:  either of two ixodid ticks: a :  deer tick b :  a tick (Ixodes pacificus) of the western United States and British Columbia that is the vector of several diseases (as Lyme disease)
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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