acarocecidium

noun
ac·​a·​ro·​ce·​cid·​i·​um | \ ¦akə(ˌ)rōsə̇ˈsidēəm \
plural acarocecidia\ -​ēə \ or acarocecidiums\ -​ēəmz \

Definition of acarocecidium

: a plant gall caused by an acarid

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First Known Use of acarocecidium

1877, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acarocecidium

New Latin, from acar- + cecidium

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“Acarocecidium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acarocecidium. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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