plural acarocecidia
or acarocecidiums
: a plant gall caused by an acarid

Word History


New Latin, from acar- + cecidium

First Known Use

1877, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acarocecidium was in 1877

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“Acarocecidium.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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