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(of a mite) belonging to the family Trombiculidae
(Animals) a mite belonging to the family Trombiculidae, such as the harvest mite
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|Noun||1.||trombiculid - mite that as nymph and adult feeds on early stages of small arthropods but whose larvae are parasitic on terrestrial vertebrates|
mite - any of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods