Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to LICE: head lice, Body lice
LICELanguage Independent Composition Environment
LICELice Interrupt Cheese Eating (Kids Next Door show)
References in classic literature ?
That North country is full of horse-dealers as an old coat of lice.
years, I'll turn all the lice about thee into familiars, and make
Having heard us to an end, the Count proceeded to relate a few anecdotes, which rendered it evident that prototypes of Gall and Spurzheim had flourished and faded in Egypt so long ago as to have been nearly forgotten, and that the manoeuvres of Mesmer were really very contemptible tricks when put in collation with the positive miracles of the Theban savans, who created lice and a great many other similar things.
Containing just three ingredients--neem, coconut and tea tree oils--Lice-Nil is said to provide a total lice solution with one application.
According to Beck, the chance of contracting a case of head lice from a piece of clothing is low because lice do not want to leave their source of food, blood in the human head, to go to an inanimate object where they will starve if they can not get blood within a few hours.
When taking selfies, this is exactly what happens, but plenty of other activities such QI HEARD 'selfies' have been linked to a rise in head lice cases.
Head lice are tiny, wingless insects that live on the human scalp and spread between people by head-to-head contact or the sharing of hats, combs, brushes or towels.
GP Dr Paul Stillman explains: "Super lice are head lice that have become more resistant to ordinary chemical treatments.
Hedrin Once is clinically proven to kill lice and eggs with just one 15-minute treatment.
Researchers at Peyton Manning Children's Hospital, in Indianapolis, say 98 per cent of lice in at least 42 states have developed a resistance.
A Firstly, try not to feel mortified--head lice aren't a sign of poor hygiene, and they don't carry any diseases.