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Related to jigger flea: chigoe flea

jig·ger

(jig'ĕr),
Common name for Tunga penetrans.
See also: chigoe.

jigger

(jĭg′ər)
n.
1. See chigger.
2. See chigoe.

jigger

See chigoe.

jig·ger

(jig'ĕr)
Common name for Tunga penetrans.
See also: chigoe

jigger

chigger flea

jigger

see tunga penetrans. Called also chigoe or jigger flea.

jigger flea
see tunga penetrans.
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But now the Red Cross has paid for the floors of the school to be concreted and the jigger flea really does not like concrete floors.
For such a tiny insect, the jigger flea has made itself quite a nuisance, and has a most unusual history.
Invariably, the fon welcomed our work, narrated his own tales of the scourge of the jigger flea and instructed the villagers to help us in the task ahead.