HyperDic: itch_mite

English > 1 sense of the expression itch mite:
NOUNanimalitch mite, sarcoptidwhitish mites that attack the skin of humans and other animals
English > itch mite: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningwhitish mites that attack the skin of humans and other animals.
Example"itch mites cause scabies"
Synonymsarcoptid
Member ofSarcoptes, genus Sarcoptestype genus of the family Sarcoptidae
BroadermiteAny of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods
Catalanàcar de la sarna, sarcoptes

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