noun plural

Der·​ma·​nys·​si·​dae ˌdər-mə-ˈnis-ə-ˌdē How to pronounce Dermanyssidae (audio)
: a family of parasitic mites having the chelicerae adapted for piercing
dermanyssid adjective

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“Dermanyssidae.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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