crab louse

noun

Definition of crab louse

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

1547

First Known Use of crab louse

1547


Medical Dictionary

crab louse

noun

Medical Definition of crab louse

plural

crab lice


Learn More about crab louse


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up crab louse? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

clearly seen through or understood

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • manet-jeanne-spring
  • Which is a synonym of chaffer?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ