Trombicula

noun
Trom·​bic·​u·​la | \ träm-ˈbik-yə-lə How to pronounce Trombicula (audio) \

Medical Definition of Trombicula

: a genus of mites that is the type genus of the family Trombiculidae and that contains some forms which transmit scrub typhus in Asia

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“Trombicula.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Trombicula. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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