chigoe


chi·goe

noun \ˈchig-(ˌ)ō, ˈchē-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of CHIGOE

1
: a tropical flea belonging to the genus Tunga (T. penetrans) of which the fertile female causes great discomfort by burrowing under the skin—called also chigger, sand flea
2
: chigger 2

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