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acariasis (s) (noun), acariases (pl)
1. Infestation with mites: "Jim's neighbor had cleaners come to their house to clean their rugs because of the acariasis that existed there."
2. Any disease caused by mites, usually a skin infestation or dermatitis caused by mites: "The red blotches on the man's skin appeared to be acariasis, which was apparently caused by the mites that came into the house of his dog who had been running in the field of wild grass."
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pulmonary acariasis (s) (noun), pulmonary acariases (pl)
Infestation of the lungs of animals with mies: pulmonary acariasis is common in monkeys in the wild state; especially, Rhesus and baboons."
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