Otodectes

noun
Oto·​dec·​tes | \ ˌōt-ə-ˈdek-ˌtēz How to pronounce Otodectes (audio) \

Medical Definition of Otodectes

: a genus of mites with suckers on the legs that includes one (O. cynotis) causing otodectic mange

Other Words from Otodectes

otodectic \ -​ˈdek-​tik How to pronounce otodectic (audio) \ adjective

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“Otodectes.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Otodectes. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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