acarinarium

noun ac·a·ri·nar·i·um \-rəˈna(a)rēəm\

Definition of acarinarium

plural

acarinaria

\-ēə\ or

acarinariums

\-ēəmz\
  1. :  a chamber of the body wall of insects (such as wasps) frequently infested by tiny nonparasitic mites

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Origin and Etymology of acarinarium

New Latin, from Acarina + -arium


First Known Use: 1925


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