Noun(1) a luminance unit equal to 1 candle per square meter measured perpendicular to the rays from the source(2) egg or young of an insect parasitic on mammals especially a sucking louse; often attached to a hair or item of clothing
(1) you stupid nit!(2) In the first trial, parents were instructed to remove nits (lice eggs) with a nit-removal comb during step two, and in the second trial parents skipped this step.(3) Infested people usually have no more than 10 to 12 live head lice at a time but can harbor hundreds of eggs and nits .(4) Every month the lice are still there, with their sticky white nits glued to Joelle's hair like rice burned to the side of a saucepan.(5) Lice lay nits on hair shafts close to the skin's surface, where the temperature is perfect for keeping warm until they hatch.(6) Vacuuming is recommended to pick up fallen hairs with nits attached from upholstered furniture, carpets and beds.(7) Enzymatic shampoos that claim to dissolve the glue that attaches nits to hair are also available.(8) There were three blankets to cover us, all covered with fleas, nits and insects.(9) Logically enough, the movie tackles the Powerpuff origins, the nitty details of how they came to be and how their superhero-ness was forged.(10) The use of chemical preparations to kill the nits and lice is controversial.(11) Presumably mineral oil is acting like petroleum jelly to smother the live lice and loosen nits .(12) Vinegar or vinegar-based products that are applied to the hair for three minutes before combing help loosen the nits attached to the hair shaft.(13) I've been pulling nits from her hair 2-3 times a day.(14) The white lice nits were found on 76% of birds and are easily seen.(15) Then there were the little nitty things: doing my own computer support.(16) Combing with a special nit comb can be a very effective, if time-consuming, way to combat nits and head lice - when used in conjunction with a natural or pharmaceutical remedy.
(1) nit-picking :: muggezifterij
1. nit ::
2. young of a louse ::
jong van 'n luis
3. egg of a louse ::
eier van 'n luis
Different Formsinnit, nit, nits
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