Ixodoidea

noun plural
Ix·​o·​doi·​dea | \ ˌik-sə-ˈdȯi-dē-ə How to pronounce Ixodoidea (audio) \

Medical Definition of Ixodoidea

: a superfamily of the order Acari comprising the ticks — compare argasidae, ixodidae

Other Words from Ixodoidea

ixodoid \ ˈik-​sə-​ˌdȯid How to pronounce ixodoid (audio) \ adjective

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“Ixodoidea.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Ixodoidea. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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