Nit

Egg of the head louse

Nit

Unit of measurement of brightness, details ...
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Nit

A measurement of luminance = 1 candela/ m2.
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nit

[n] - a luminance unit equal to 1 candle per square meter measured perpendicular to the rays from the source 2. [n] - egg or young of an insect parasitic on mammals especially a sucking louse
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Nit

Nit: Nits are lice eggs. They are hard to see and are often confused with dandruff or hair spray droplets. Nits are found firmly attached to the hair shaft. They are oval and usually yellow to white. Nits take about a week to hatch. All nits must be removed to prevent reinfestation with lice. They can be removed with a special comb or with the fing...
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Nit

Nit noun [ Anglo-Saxon hnitu ; akin to Dutch neet , German niss , Old High German niz ; confer Greek ..., ..., Icelandic gnit , Swedish gnet , Danish gnid , Russian & Pol. gnida , Bohem. hnida, W. nedd .] (Zoology) The egg of a ...
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nit

<zoology> The egg of a louse or other small insect. ... <botany> Nit grass, a pretty annual European grass (Gastridium lendigerum), with small spikelets somewhat resembling a nit. It is also found in California and Chili. ... Origin: AS. Hnitu; akin to D. Neet, G. Niss, OHG. Niz; cf. Gr, Icel. Gnit, Sw. Gnet, Dan. Gnid, Russ. & Pol....
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nit

noun egg or young of an insect parasitic on mammals especially a sucking louse; often attached to a hair or item of clothing
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nit

noun a luminance unit equal to 1 candle per square meter measured perpendicular to the rays from the source
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nit

(nit) the egg of a louse.
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Nit

• (n.) The egg of a louse or other small insect. • (n.) The egg of a louse or other small insect.
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Nit

Nit (a shortened form of nitwit) is British slang for a foolish and stupid person.
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Nit

Nit (a shortened form of nitwit) is British slang for a foolish and stupid person.
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nit

Type: Term Pronunciation: nit Definitions: 1. The ovum or hatched egg of a body, head, or crab louse; the egg is attached to human hair or clothing by a layer of chitin. 2. A unit of luminance; a luminous intensity of 1 candela per square meter of orthogonally projected surface.
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NIT

Louse egg.
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Nit

(nt) A unit of measure of brightness (luminance) equal to one candela per square meter.
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Nit

the egg of a louse or other parasitic insect. Looks like a tiny, white capsule. When they are on the head area, the bird cannot pick them off.
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Nit

The egg of a louse.
Found on http://www.earthlife.net/insects/glossary.html
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