acarology

noun
ac·​a·​rol·​o·​gy | \ ˌak-ə-ˈräl-ə-jē How to pronounce acarology (audio) \
plural acarologies

Medical Definition of acarology

: a branch of zoology that is concerned with the study of mites and ticks

Other Words from acarology

acarologist \ -​jəst How to pronounce acarology (audio) \ noun

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“Acarology.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/acarology. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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