ixodiasis ix·o·di·a·sis (ĭk’sō-dī’ə-sĭs)
ixodic ix·od·ic (ĭk-sŏd’ĭk) adj. Relating to or caused by ticks.
[ik-sod-id, -soh-did, ik-suh-did] /ɪkˈsɒd ɪd, -ˈsoʊ dɪd, ˈɪk sə dɪd/ noun 1. any of numerous ticks of the family Ixodidae, comprising the hard ticks. adjective 2. belonging or pertaining to the family Ixodidae. ixodid ix·od·id (ĭk-sŏd’ĭd, -sō’dĭd) n. A member of the family Ixodidae.
Ixodidae Ix·od·i·dae (ĭk-sŏd’ĭ-dē’) n. A family of hard-bodied ticks, species of which transmit many important human and animal paralytical diseases.
[ik-ser-uh] /ˈɪk sər ə/ noun 1. any of numerous tropical shrubs or trees belonging to the genus Ixora, of the madder family, having glossy leaves and clusters of showy flowers in a variety of colors. noun a tropical evergreen shrub or small tree with white or bright-colored flowers Word Origin from Sanskrit isvara ‘lord’ because […]