Definition of Sticktight flea

1. Noun. Parasitic on especially the heads of chickens.

Exact synonyms: Echidnophaga Gallinacea, Sticktight
Generic synonyms: Flea
Group relationships: Echidnophaga, Genus Echidnophaga



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sticktight Flea

stickpins
stickproof
sticks
sticks and stone
sticks and stones
sticks and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me
sticks up
stickseed
stickseeds
sticksful
stickshift
stickshifts
sticksman
sticksmen
sticktight
sticktight flea (current term)
sticktights
sticktion
sticktoitive
sticktoitiveness
stickum
stickums
stickup
stickup man
stickups
stickwater
stickweed
stickweeds
stickwork
stickworks

Literary usage of Sticktight flea

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1. Animal Parasites and Human Disease by Asa Crawford Chandler (1918)
"... every two or three days with vaseline to which has been added a few drops of lysol or cresol soap (15 drops to 85 oz. of vaseline). sticktight flea. ..."

2. Animal Parasites and Human Disease by Asa Crawford Chandler (1918)
"... every two or three days with vaseline to which has been added a few drops of lysol or cresol soap (15 drops to 85 oz. of vaseline). sticktight flea. ..."

3. Sanitary Entomology: The Entomology of Disease, Hygiene and Sanitation by William Dwight Pierce (1921)
"They have been shown capable of transmitting plague, and both feed readily on man and will feed on rats. The sticktight flea ..."

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