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Ellen Glasgow

Meaning of a mite in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A MITE

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WHAT DOES A MITE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

definitionDefinition of a mite in the English dictionary

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ENGLISH WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A MITE

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Synonyms and antonyms of a mite in the English dictionary of synonyms

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WORDS RELATING TO «A MITE»

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un ácaro
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a mite
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एक घुन
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سوس
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клещ
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um ácaro
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un acarien
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eine Milbe
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ダニ
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진드기
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một mite
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un acaro
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roztocza
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кліщ
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o căpușă
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ένα άκαρι
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´n mite
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ett kvalster
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en midd
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The term «a mite» is quite widely used and occupies the 29.757 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A MITE»

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A MITE Based Translinear FPAA and Its Practical Implementation
While the development of reconfigurable analog platforms is a blossoming field, the tradeoff between usability and flexibility continues to be a major barrier.
autorDavid Abramson, 2008
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Biblico-Metaphrastic Annotations; or, a mite thrown in ...
BIBLIOO -METAPHRA STlO ANNOTATIONS: OR A MITE THROWN IN, TOWARDS A CORRECTION OF BIBLICAL VERSIONS. BY THE LATE REV. TIMOTHY METCALF SHANN, M. A., gfnrmzrlg 93km uf 'fiamysthhmitz. l : LUKE xi. 9. Seek and ...
autorTimothy Metcalf SHANN, 1855
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The mushroom mite (Tyrophagus lintneri (Osborn)) as a pest ...
Where litter and manure are allowed to accumulate, a mite population may build up rapidly. If manure from such a stable is not carefully composted and heated, enough mites may survive to initiate an infestation in the beds after they are ...
autorAlonzo Clayton Davis, 1944
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Handbook on the Cassava Green Mite (Mononychellus Tanajoa) ...
Guard rows may be of any locally available variety, but the use of a mite- susceptible culti- var will help to ensure uniform infestation of the test plots. Choose varieties from those locally available to include both apparently susceptible and ...
autorJohn Stephen Yaninek, Gilberto José Moraes, Richard H. Markham, 1989
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Mites: Ecological and Evolutionary Analyses of Life-History ...
Observations on pollen processing by Pneumolae- laps longanalis (Acari: Laelapidae), a mite associate of bumblebees. Exp. Appl. Acarol. 7:161-165. Schousboe, C. 1986. On the biology of Scutacarus acarorum Goeze (Acarina: Trombidi- ...
autorMarilyn A. Houck, 1994
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Thieves, Deceivers, and Killers: Tales of Chemistry in Nature
It is through its acute chemical sense that a mite decides whether to alight. Odorless to humans and hummingbirds, to a mite firebush flowers have a distinctive scent that sends it scrambling from its hummingbird at the appropriate time.
autorWilliam Agosta, 2009
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Dust Mites
A mite control trial that involves addition of material to the substrate in order to kill mites, for example, wet powders containing acaricides, may also result in a biased estimation of efficacy of reduction. Any residual material not removed by ...
autorMatthew Colloff, 2010
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A Hockey Road Well Traveled: Memoirs Of A Master Coach
I don't know what the reason was but it was quickly decided not to field a Mite team. But Bob and I would not be denied. The squirt team had a plethora of players at tryouts including all the older players we had the previous season and cut ...
autorMartin G Kavanaugh, 2009
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Biological Control in IPM Systems in Africa
Classical Biological Control of a Mite Pest on a Continental Scale Steve Yaninek1 and Rachid Hanna2 1Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA; 2International Institute of TropicalAgriculture, Cotonou, ...
autorP. Neuenschwander, C. Borgemeister, J. Langewald, 2003
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The preceptor: containing a general course of education [ed. ...
we compare the Structure of a Mite with that of an Ele- " phant, we shall probably concur in the fame Opinion. *' The Largeness and Strength of the one may strike us with ** Wonder and Terror ; but we shall find ourselves quite ** lost in ...
autorPreceptor, Robert Dodsley, 1783
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A MITE»

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Taking the XC90 route: good start on SUV quest
And maybe some elements of the infotainment interface were a mite feckity. There is a lot of reliance on that great centre-dash display for ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
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Exclusive Interview w/ John Hance, Incredible Teller of Big …
Copper wuz a mite more difficult as I had to hook up a battery and electric wires to both ends of a butte and attach a light bulb to them. If the light ... «Glossy News, Jul 15»
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'Baby' Mazda CX-3 crossover ticks right boxes
The slightly heavier diesel feels better planted on uneven roads which can leave front-wheel drive petrol models a mite fidgety. When it comes ... «Norfolk Eastern Daily Press, Jul 15»
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British mountaineers during the golden age of alpinism
There was a mite more tweed in sight then than among modern Goretex-clad climbers, and indeed the dangers were greater for explorers ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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A paucity of pollinators this year?
Honeybees bounced back after the 1990s, she said, when a mite infestation killed 95 percent of the population. Even so — don't think it might ... «NewsOK.com, Jul 15»
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What price pietism?
... after having been shamed in our eyes time after time, are impervious to even the idea of adopting a mite of responsibility for the multiple ills ... «The Express Tribune, Jul 15»
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How To Have A Winning Visit To Wimbledon
And they are a mite bit pricey. But hey, you're at Wimbledon, go the whole hog! Henman Hill /Murray Mound: Officially known as the Aorangi ... «Huffington Post India, Jul 15»
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Bees can lead to a pollinator in trouble
Due to the use of insecticides at the wrong time of the day; a mite destroying hives; a fungus destroying bees, and several other factors honey ... «Cleburne Times-Review, Jul 15»
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Super Rugby: Hurricanes and Highlanders set to thrill in all-Kiwi final
The Highlanders' 35-17 win at the Waratahs, five tries to one, was a mite flattering but they showed a tactical smartness, kicking behind the ... «Rugby World, Jul 15»
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Garden roses demand diligence
A mite outbreak often occurs after the use of a broad-spectrum insecticide such as Sevin. There are many different kinds of chewing pests, but ... «U-T San Diego, Jul 15»
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