HyperDic: mite

English > 2 senses of the word mite:
NOUNquantitymite, touch, hint, tinge, pinch, jot, speck, soupcona slight but appreciable amount
animalmiteany of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods
mite > pronunciation
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English > mite: 2 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA slight but appreciable amount.
Synonymstouch, hint, tinge, pinch, jot, speck, soupcon
NarrowersnuffA pinch of smokeless tobacco inhaled at a single time
Broadersmall indefinite quantity, small indefinite amountAn indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude
Spanishpizca
Catalanpessic
English > mite: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningAny of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods.
Member ofAcarina, order Acarinamites and ticks
NarroweracaridVery small free-living arachnid that is parasitic on animals or plants
acarus, genus AcarusAny of several mites of the order Acarina
itch mite, sarcoptidwhitish mites that attack the skin of humans and other animals
rust miteAny of several varieties of mite that burrow into plants and cause a reddish-brown discoloration on the leaves or fruit
spider mite, tetranychidweb-spinning mite that attacks garden plants and fruit trees
trombiculidmite that as nymph and adult feeds on early stages / stages of small arthropods but whose larvae are parasitic on terrestrial / terrestrial vertebrates
trombidiidmite that in all stages / stages feeds on other arthropods
web-spinning miteA mite that spins a web
Broaderacarinemite or tick
Spanishácaro
Catalanàcar

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