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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To rid (a person or an animal) of lice by physical or chemical means.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To remove lice.
  • v. To apply insecticides or insect repellents in order to be sure that no lice or other parasites are present.
  • v. to remove malicious software such as viruses, trojans, spyware, or worms.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. free of lice

Etymologies

de- +‎ louse (Wiktionary)

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