Definition of Phthiriasis

1. n. A disease (morbus pediculous) consisting in the excessive multiplication of lice on the human body.



Definition of Phthiriasis

1. Noun. (medicine) An infestation with crab lice ¹

2. Noun. A pediculosis ¹

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Medical Definition of Phthiriasis

1. A disease (morbus pediculous) consisting in the excessive multiplication of lice on the human body. Origin: L, fr. Gr, fr. Louse. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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