two-spotted spider mite

play
noun two-spot·ted spider mite \ ˈtü-ˈspä-təd- \

Definition of two-spotted spider mite

:a widely distributed spider mite (Tetranychus urticae) that feeds on soft plant parts and is a pest in greenhouses and gardens called also two-spotted mite

First Known Use of two-spotted spider mite

1947


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up two-spotted spider mite? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to curse or denounce

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!