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Chorioptes

noun Cho·ri·op·tes \ ˌkōr-ē-ˈäp-ˌtēz, ˌkȯr- \

medical Definition of Chorioptes

: a genus of small parasitic mites infesting domestic animals and causing chorioptic mange

chorioptic

play \-ˈäp-tik\ adjective

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