broad mite

noun

Definition of broad mite

: a widely distributed mite (Hemitarsonemus latus) that feeds on a number of crop plants causing mottling and stunting of foliage and russeting of fruits

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“Broad mite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broad%20mite. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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