crab louse


crab louse

noun

Definition of CRAB LOUSE

:  a sucking louse (Phthirus pubis) infesting the pubic region of the human body

First Known Use of CRAB LOUSE

1547

crab louse

noun    (Medical Dictionary)
plural crab lice

Medical Definition of CRAB LOUSE

: a sucking louse of the genus Pthirus (P. pubis) infesting the pubic region of the human body

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