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Acarus \Ac"a*rus\, n.; pl. Acari. [NL., from Gr. ? the cheese mite, tick.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus including many species of small mites.


n. (plural of acarus English)

  1. n. a mite of the genus Acarus

  2. [also: acari (pl)]


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Acarí is a town in the Arequipa region of Peru. It has a population of 4445 and sits at an elevation of 410 meters.

Acari (disambiguation)

Acari is a group of arachnids containing ticks and mites. "Acari" may also refer to:

  • Acarí District, a district in Peru
  • Acarí, the capital of Acarí District
  • Professor Acari, a fictional character in the animated series Kim Possible
  • Acari, Rio Grande do Norte, a municipality in Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
  • Acari River (Rio de Janeiro), a river in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Usage examples of "acari".

Making my visit at an hour when a more favourable light entered the room, swarms of acari were found on the cards, about the glass tumbler, both within and without, and also on the platform of the apparatus.