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tick-borne

[tik-bawrn, -bohrn] /ˈtɪkˌbɔrn, -ˌboʊrn/
adjective
1.
carried or transmitted by ticks:
tick-borne disease.
Origin of tick-borne
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • On the other hand, the accumulated evidence has fully substantiated the hypothesis that it is tick-borne.

    Handbook of Medical Entomology William Albert Riley
tick-borne in Medicine

tick-borne adj.
Carried or transmitted by ticks, as certain diseases.

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