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|Noun||1.||order Acarina - mites and ticks |
animal order - the order of animals
Arachnida, class Arachnida - a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings
acarine - mite or tick
tick - any of two families of small parasitic arachnids with barbed proboscis; feed on blood of warm-blooded animals
mite - any of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods