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Noun1.acaracide - a chemical agent used to kill mitesacaracide - a chemical agent used to kill mites
pesticide - a chemical used to kill pests (as rodents or insects)
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Keeping the humidity level around 50 percent, keeping the carpet regularly vacuumed, and as an added precaution, occasionally using an acaracide (mite-killing) powder controls mites in carpets.
swirskii yielded significantly more fruit than untreated plants or even eggplants receiving sprays of the acaracide spiromesefen.
It is not recommended that acaracides be used throughout the year as ticks have been known to become resistant to acaricides in South Africa, resulting in financial loss (Mekonnen 2002).