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Tunga

noun Tun·ga \ˈtəŋ-gə\

Medical Definition of TUNGA

:  a genus of fleas (family Tungidae) that have conspicuous mouthparts, that lack or have very small setae on the head, and that include the chigoe (T. penetrans)

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