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|German to English translations [PRO]|
|German term or phrase: Mehlmilbe|
|An allergen - is it flour mite or is there another expression for this??|
Yes, you're entirely right. "Flour Mite" is the correct medical term.
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|That completes my list of allergens - many thanks!|
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To give you more information than you probably care to have: Langenscheidt's Encyclopedic Dictionary (Muret-Sanders) lists 1. flour mite (or wheat mite) [Tyroglyhus farinae], and 2. grain mite [ascarus siro].
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