the branch of zoology dealing with mites and ticks.
the study of mites and ticks
a pathological belief that the skin is infested with mites or insects, often leading to self-mutilation in order to eliminate the infestation. acarophobia ac·a·ro·pho·bi·a (āk’ə-rə-fō’bē-ə) n. An abnormal fear of mites, small insects, or worms. An abnormal fear of small particles, or of itching.
having no . adjective (of flowers) having no carpels
not producing fruit; sterile; barren. adjective (of plants) producing no fruit
having no .