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head louse definition


Define the meaning of the English word head louse below. Head louse is a noun. Also define these 0 related words and terms: .

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From head +‎ louse. Compare North Frisian hoodlüs (headlouse), Dutch hoofdluis (headlouse), Swedish huvudlus (headlouse), Icelandic höfuðlús (headlouse).


head louse (plural head lice)

  1. A parasitic insect, Pediculus humanus capitis, which lives among the hairs on the head of a human and feeds on blood.


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