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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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Because body lice live in clothing, lay their eggs in clothing, and only visit human skin to feed, the patient's body does not need to be deloused.
Tracts were flung from carriage windows; they were passed out at railway stations; they turned up in army camps and in naval vessels anchored in the roads, and in jails and lodging-houses and hospitals and workhouses; they were distributed in huge quantities at Sunday and day schools, as rewards for punctuality, diligence, decorum, and deloused heads.
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They must give up their street clothes for state-issued uniforms; they are showered, deloused, and searched for any type of contraband, which usually means a cavity search.
He has now gone back to the pound where he is being deloused and given a veterinary check-over before being placed in some local kennels, where he will continue to be monitored to see that he is okay.
For our part, we think those images sent a salutary message to the Arab world: dictators who rape, torture, and murder hundreds of thousands of people, who enrich themselves on the backs of a starving populace, are likely to wind up scurrying from dirt hole to dirt hole before being deloused and publicly examined by an army doctor.
Army personnel sprayed soldiers, dusted beachheads, and even deloused concentration camp survivors with DDT.
Then we were led into yet another room, where the new arrivals were deloused, one after the other, by two Jehovah's Witnesses who were also inmates.
ACENTRIC ACHROMIC BELONGED BENZYLIC BIOPSIED CENTROID CHORUSED COSTUMED DEFORMED DELOUSED DIOPTRIC EMPURPLE FORTUNED FORTY-ONE GLORY-PEA HIRSUTED INSTROKE INTURNED LOST LIFE (BI) MORWYNGE
Eliminating lice can definitely be a challenge, but with a concerted effort schools can be deloused, Lt.