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There wouldn't be half as much fun in the world if it weren't for children and men, and there ain't a mite of difference between them under the skins.
Ellen Glasgow

Meaning of "a mite" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A MITE

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WHAT DOES A MITE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of a mite in the English dictionary

The definition of a mite in the dictionary is somewhat.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A MITE

a leap in the dark
A level
a lick and a promise
A list
a little bird
a load of
a lump in one´s throat
a matter of life and death
a matter of opinion
a mensa et thoro
a month of Sundays
a mountain to climb
a mug´s game
a nail in one´s coffin
a name to conjure with
A number 1
a piece of crumpet
a piece of goods
a pig in a poke
a pop

WORDS THAT END LIKE A MITE

anti-Semite
bulb mite
cheese mite
dolomite
dust mite
dynamite
flour mite
forage mite
fowl mite
gall mite
harvest mite
itch mite
marmite
mite
red spider mite
smite
sodomite
spider mite
termite
widow´s mite

Synonyms and antonyms of a mite in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «a mite» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A MITE

Find out the translation of a mite to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of a mite from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «a mite» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

un ácaro
570 millions of speakers

English

a mite
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक घुन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سوس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

клещ
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

um ácaro
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি নাশপাতি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

un acarien
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sebuah tungau
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

eine Milbe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ダニ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

진드기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

A mite
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

một mite
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு மேட்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एक अगदी लहान वस्तु
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bir akar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

un acaro
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

roztocza
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кліщ
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

o căpușă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ένα άκαρι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

´n mite
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ett kvalster
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

en midd
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of a mite

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «A MITE»

The term «a mite» is quite widely used and occupies the 29.757 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «A MITE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about a mite

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QUOTES WITH «A MITE»

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Ellen Glasgow
There wouldn't be half as much fun in the world if it weren't for children and men, and there ain't a mite of difference between them under the skins.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A MITE»

Discover the use of a mite in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to a mite and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A MITE Based Translinear FPAA and Its Practical Implementation
While the development of reconfigurable analog platforms is a blossoming field, the tradeoff between usability and flexibility continues to be a major barrier.
David Abramson, 2008
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Biblico-Metaphrastic Annotations; or, a mite thrown in ...
BIBLIOO -METAPHRA STlO ANNOTATIONS: OR A MITE THROWN IN, TOWARDS A CORRECTION OF BIBLICAL VERSIONS. BY THE LATE REV. TIMOTHY METCALF SHANN, M. A., gfnrmzrlg 93km uf 'fiamysthhmitz. l : LUKE xi. 9. Seek and ...
Timothy Metcalf SHANN, 1855
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The mushroom mite (Tyrophagus lintneri (Osborn)) as a pest ...
Where litter and manure are allowed to accumulate, a mite population may build up rapidly. If manure from such a stable is not carefully composted and heated, enough mites may survive to initiate an infestation in the beds after they are ...
Alonzo Clayton Davis, 1944
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Handbook on the Cassava Green Mite (Mononychellus Tanajoa) ...
Guard rows may be of any locally available variety, but the use of a mite- susceptible culti- var will help to ensure uniform infestation of the test plots. Choose varieties from those locally available to include both apparently susceptible and ...
John Stephen Yaninek, Gilberto José Moraes, Richard H. Markham, 1989
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Mites: Ecological and Evolutionary Analyses of Life-History ...
Observations on pollen processing by Pneumolae- laps longanalis (Acari: Laelapidae), a mite associate of bumblebees. Exp. Appl. Acarol. 7:161-165. Schousboe, C. 1986. On the biology of Scutacarus acarorum Goeze (Acarina: Trombidi- ...
Marilyn A. Houck, 1994
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Thieves, Deceivers, and Killers: Tales of Chemistry in Nature
It is through its acute chemical sense that a mite decides whether to alight. Odorless to humans and hummingbirds, to a mite firebush flowers have a distinctive scent that sends it scrambling from its hummingbird at the appropriate time.
William Agosta, 2009
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Dust Mites
A mite control trial that involves addition of material to the substrate in order to kill mites, for example, wet powders containing acaricides, may also result in a biased estimation of efficacy of reduction. Any residual material not removed by ...
Matthew Colloff, 2010
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A Hockey Road Well Traveled: Memoirs Of A Master Coach
I don't know what the reason was but it was quickly decided not to field a Mite team. But Bob and I would not be denied. The squirt team had a plethora of players at tryouts including all the older players we had the previous season and cut ...
Martin G Kavanaugh, 2009
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Biological Control in IPM Systems in Africa
Classical Biological Control of a Mite Pest on a Continental Scale Steve Yaninek1 and Rachid Hanna2 1Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA; 2International Institute of TropicalAgriculture, Cotonou, ...
P. Neuenschwander, C. Borgemeister, J. Langewald, 2003
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The preceptor: containing a general course of education [ed. ...
we compare the Structure of a Mite with that of an Ele- " phant, we shall probably concur in the fame Opinion. *' The Largeness and Strength of the one may strike us with ** Wonder and Terror ; but we shall find ourselves quite ** lost in ...
Preceptor, Robert Dodsley, 1783

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A MITE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term a mite is used in the context of the following news items.
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Taking the XC90 route: good start on SUV quest
And maybe some elements of the infotainment interface were a mite feckity. There is a lot of reliance on that great centre-dash display for ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
2
Exclusive Interview w/ John Hance, Incredible Teller of Big …
Copper wuz a mite more difficult as I had to hook up a battery and electric wires to both ends of a butte and attach a light bulb to them. If the light ... «Glossy News, Jul 15»
3
'Baby' Mazda CX-3 crossover ticks right boxes
The slightly heavier diesel feels better planted on uneven roads which can leave front-wheel drive petrol models a mite fidgety. When it comes ... «Norfolk Eastern Daily Press, Jul 15»
4
British mountaineers during the golden age of alpinism
There was a mite more tweed in sight then than among modern Goretex-clad climbers, and indeed the dangers were greater for explorers ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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A paucity of pollinators this year?
Honeybees bounced back after the 1990s, she said, when a mite infestation killed 95 percent of the population. Even so — don't think it might ... «NewsOK.com, Jul 15»
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What price pietism?
... after having been shamed in our eyes time after time, are impervious to even the idea of adopting a mite of responsibility for the multiple ills ... «The Express Tribune, Jul 15»
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How To Have A Winning Visit To Wimbledon
And they are a mite bit pricey. But hey, you're at Wimbledon, go the whole hog! Henman Hill /Murray Mound: Officially known as the Aorangi ... «Huffington Post India, Jul 15»
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Bees can lead to a pollinator in trouble
Due to the use of insecticides at the wrong time of the day; a mite destroying hives; a fungus destroying bees, and several other factors honey ... «Cleburne Times-Review, Jul 15»
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Super Rugby: Hurricanes and Highlanders set to thrill in all-Kiwi final
The Highlanders' 35-17 win at the Waratahs, five tries to one, was a mite flattering but they showed a tactical smartness, kicking behind the ... «Rugby World, Jul 15»
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Garden roses demand diligence
A mite outbreak often occurs after the use of a broad-spectrum insecticide such as Sevin. There are many different kinds of chewing pests, but ... «U-T San Diego, Jul 15»

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