Ixodidae Ix·od·i·dae (ĭk-sŏd’ĭ-dē’)
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 […]
[ees-tahk-see-waht-l] /ˌis tɑkˈsiˌwɑt l/ noun 1. . [ees-tahk-see-waht-l] /ˌis tɑkˈsiˌwɑt l/ noun 1. an extinct volcano in S central Mexico, SE of Mexico City. 17,342 feet (5286 meters). /ˌiːstəkˈsiːwətəl/ noun 1. a dormant volcano in central Mexico, southeast of Mexico City. Height: (central peak) 5286 m (17 342 ft) /ˌiːstəkˈsiːwətəl/ noun 1. a variant spelling […]
[iks-tlee, ist-lee] /ˈɪks tli, ˈɪst li/ noun 1. . /ˈɪkstlɪ; ˈɪst-/ noun 1. a variant of istle
[ee-yahr, ee-yahr] /iˈyɑr, ˈi yɑr/ noun 1. the eighth month of the Jewish calendar. /iˈjar/ noun 1. (in the Jewish calendar) the second month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the eighth month of the civil year, usually falling within April and May