phthiriasis pubis

[pyōōbĭs]

n.

Infestation of the pubic hair and sometimes the eyelashes with crab lice.

Nearby words

  1. phthalocyanine,
  2. phthalocyanine blue,
  3. phthalocyanine green,
  4. phthiocol,
  5. phthiriasis,
  6. phthirus,
  7. phthisic,
  8. phthisical,
  9. phthisis,
  10. phub


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