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de·louse

(dē-lows'),
To remove lice from; to free from infestation with lice; used especially of prophylaxis for louse-borne diseases.

delouse

(dē-lous′)
tr.v. de·loused, de·lousing, de·louses
To rid (a person or an animal) of lice by physical or chemical means.

delouse

(dē-lows′) [ de- + louse]
To treat a person infected with ectoparasites, esp. lice or scabies.
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Army personnel sprayed soldiers, dusted beachheads, and even deloused concentration camp survivors with DDT.
ACENTRIC ACHROMIC BELONGED BENZYLIC BIOPSIED CENTROID CHORUSED COSTUMED DEFORMED DELOUSED DIOPTRIC EMPURPLE FORTUNED FORTY-ONE GLORY-PEA HIRSUTED INSTROKE INTURNED LOST LIFE (BI) MORWYNGE
She flies them back into Van Nuys airport, where they are then taken to Linda Brown's ranch in Acton to be bathed, deloused and taught how to be house pets.
Animals would have to be vaccinated against rabies and deloused, and owners would have to produce certificates to prove the pet had been checked by a vet within the 24 hours before entering the UK.
When this was done, the Hermit was bathed, deloused, and dressed in clean clothes.
So we took him home, cleaned him up, warmed him up, got him wormed, deloused and fed - something which was not difficult as he ate anything put before him with gusto.
Don, who when his military career ended worked in electronics, added: "You could literally smell them a quarter of a mile away when they were coming, even though they had been deloused and restored to some degree of humanity.
AS no one claimed my foundling cat she's now a fixture, and very expensively wormed, deloused, inoculated and micro-chipped - the latter more for my peace of mind because, obviously, chipping is no use unless a lost animal is found and checked.
But campaigners were concerned at a new rule requiring animals coming back into Britain to be deloused and get tick treatment between 24 and 48 hours before landing on British soil.
Suffering with dysentery and covered in lice, they were taken in cattle trucks to a camp called Luckenwalde to be deloused.
BUT Stuart is delighted that through new bands such as the Mars Volta -whose Deloused in the Comatorium,a concept debut album about a junkie who OD'don rat poison,has become a cult hit -prog rock is coming back into vogue.
The women, who range in age from 50 to 57, have guided hundreds of grazing beef cattle across vast expanses of plain, deloused the cows and helped perform bovine pregnancy tests.