pediculosis


pediculosis

noun Pathology.

  1. the state of being infested with lice.

noun

  1. pathol the state of being infested with lice

n.“lice infestation,” 1809, with -osis + pediculus, diminutive of pedis “a louse,” said in some sources to be akin to pedere “to break wind” (see petard) on notion of “foul-smelling insect” [Watkins]. n.

  1. The state of being infested with lice.

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