noun Te·tran·y·chus \te‧ˈtranə̇kəs\

Definition of Tetranychus

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Tetranychidae) of mites — see pacific mite

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Origin and Etymology of tetranychus

New Latin, from tetra- + Greek -onychos -clawed (from onych-, onyx claw) — more at nail

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capable of being understood in two ways

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