noun Neo·schon·gas·tia \¦nē(ˌ)ōˌshän¦gastēə\

Definition of Neoschongastia

  1. :  a genus of trombiculid mites parasitic in their larval stage on poultry

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Origin and Etymology of neoschongastia

New Latin, from ne- + Schongastia, genus of Arachnida, probably from the name Schöngast + New Latin -ia

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a brief usually trivial fact

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