prefix acar(o)-,acari- 中英文意思 A mite or tickPPT

[Greek akari, mite or tick.]

Mites and ticks belong to the order or subclass, Acari (or Acarina); a member of the group is an acarid and the study of them is acarology. A substance that kills mites and ticks is an acaricide (Latin -cida, from caedere, kill).