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TICK, contracts. Credit; as, if a servant usually buy for the master upon tick, and the servant buy something without the master's order, yet, if the master were trusted by the trader, he is liable. 1 Show. 95; 3 Keb. 625; 10 Mod. 111; 3 Esp. R. 214; 4 Esp. R. 174.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Each Simparica treatment kills fleas (100 percent within 24 hours) and certain species of ticks (almost 97 percent of Lone Star tick, Gulf Coast tick, American dog tick, black-legged tick, and brown dog tick) for one month.
* South: Cats are at the greatest risk from the Lone Star Tick (Amblyomma americanum) and the American Dog Tick. Both transmit the potentially fatal cytauxzoonosis.
In this area, Rocky Mountain spotted fever is spread by American Dog Ticks, brown dog ticks and Rocky Mountain wood ticks (Dermacentor andersoni).
An endosymbiotic conidial fungus, Scopulariopsis brevicaulis, protects the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis, from desiccation imposed by an entomopathogenic fungus.
There was only 63% sequence identity between the waterfowl sequences and the sequences obtained from American dog ticks. It could be that the sequences from birds may not even be rickettsial.
Primary vectors are Dermacentor variabilis (Say) (American dog tick) in the eastern U.S.
They are commonly referred to as the Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and American Dog Tick, respectively.
andersoni) and the American dog tick (Dermacentor variabilis); however, 43 tick species have been implicated in human disease around the world (1).

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