Boophilus

noun
Bo·​oph·​i·​lus | \ bō-ˈäf-ə-ləs How to pronounce Boophilus (audio) \

Medical Definition of Boophilus

: a genus of ticks some of which are pests especially of cattle and are vectors of disease — see cattle tick

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“Boophilus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Boophilus. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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