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Definition of Ticks
TickTick Tick, n.
1. A quick, audible beat, as of a clock.
2. Any small mark intended to direct attention to something,
or to serve as a check. --Dickens.
3. (Zo["o]l.) The whinchat; -- so called from its note.
Death tick. (Zo["o]l.) See Deathwatch.
Tick Tick, v. t.
To check off by means of a tick or any small mark; to score.
When I had got all my responsibilities down upon my
list, I compared each with the bill and ticked it off.
Tick Tick, n. [Abbrev. from ticket.]
Credit; trust; as, to buy on, or upon, tick.
Tick Tick, v. i.
1. To go on trust, or credit.
2. To give tick; to trust.
TickTick Tick, n. [OE. tike, teke; akin to D. teek, G. zecke. Cf.
Tike a tick.] (Zo["o]l.)
(a) Any one of numerous species of large parasitic mites
which attach themselves to, and suck the blood of,
cattle, dogs, and many other animals. When filled with
blood they become ovate, much swollen, and usually
livid red in color. Some of the species often attach
themselves to the human body. The young are active and
have at first but six legs.
(b) Any one of several species of dipterous insects having
a flattened and usually wingless body, as the bird
ticks (see under Bird) and sheep tick (see under
Tick bean, a small bean used for feeding horses and other
Tick trefoil (Bot.), a name given to many plants of the
leguminous genus Desmodium, which have trifoliate
leaves, and joined pods roughened with minute hooked hairs
by which the joints adhere to clothing and to the fleece
of sheep. TickTick Tick, n. [LL. techa, teca, L. theca case, Gr. ?, fr. ? to
put. See Thesis.]
1. The cover, or case, of a bed, mattress, etc., which
contains the straw, feathers, hair, or other filling.
2. Ticking. See Ticking, n. TickTick Tick, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Ticked; p. pr. & vb. n.
Ticking.] [Probably of imitative origin; cf. D. tikken, LG.
1. To make a small or repeating noise by beating or
otherwise, as a watch does; to beat.
2. To strike gently; to pat.
Stand not ticking and toying at the branches.
Meaning of Ticks from wikipedia
(suborder Ixodida) are parasitic arachnids
that are part of the mite superorder
Parasitiformes. Adult ticks
3 to 5 mm in length...
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by the bites
of infected ticks
of the genus
Ixodes. In the United
of the Ixodes
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Nelson. It was released
- including ticks
, that allows
them to anchor themselves firmly
on a host mammal while sucking
blood. Some ticks
of the Ixodidae family
- ISBN 978-0-972-33722-9. https://vinegarsyndrome.com/collections/frontpage/products/ticks
at IMDb Ticks
and a variety
of mites Holothyrida
- small group
of predatory mites native
to former Gondwana
- infection, the feeding tick
must also be infected. Not all ticks
are infected. In most places
in the US, 30-50% of deer ticks
will be infected
- underbrush, where
white-tailed deer (the primary
host of mature ticks
) reside. Lone star ticks
can also be found
in ecotonal areas
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