Medical Dictionary

Ixodoidea

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noun plural Ix·o·doi·dea \ˌik-sə-ˈdȯi-dē-ə\

Medical Definition of Ixodoidea

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

ixodoid

\ˈik-sə-ˌdȯid\play adjective

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