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A substance or agent that kills mites.

mi′ti·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.
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(Zoology) any drug or agent that destroys mites
ˌmitiˈcidal adj
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(ˈmaɪt əˌsaɪd)

a substance or preparation for killing mites.
mit`i•cid′al, adj.
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a substance for killing mites. — miticidal, adj.
See also: Infestation, Killing
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