Definitions for NITnɪt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the egg of a parasitic insect, esp. of a louse.
the young of such an insect.
Origin of nit:
bef. 900; ME nite, OE hnitu, c. D neet
Category: Common Vocabulary, British
Ref: Chiefly Brit. nitwit.
Origin of nit:
a luminance unit equal to 1 candle per square meter measured perpendicular to the rays from the source
egg or young of an insect parasitic on mammals especially a sucking louse; often attached to a hair or item of clothing
the egg of a louse or other small insect
Nits are a Dutch pop group, founded in 1974. Their musical style has varied considerably over the years, as has their line-up with the core of Henk Hofstede, Rob Kloet, drummer, Robert Jan Stips, keyboards. Their biggest hit in the Netherlands was "Nescio", a tribute to the Dutch author Jan Hendrik Frederik Grönloh. The major hit that brought the band to the attention of an international audience was "In the Dutch Mountains".
Translations for NIT
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the egg of a louse or other small insect (eg found in a person's hair).
- صُؤابَ: بَيْضَة القَمِلArabic
- lêndeaPortuguese (BR)
- die NisseGerman
- تخم حشره کوچکFarsi
- täin munaFinnish
- בֵּיצֵי כִינִיםHebrew
- छोटे कीड़ों का अंडा, जू का अंडाHindi
- telur kutuIndonesian
- lendine, uovo di pidocchioItalian
- 이, 기생충의 알Korean
- telur kutuMalay
- تخم حشره کوچکPersian
- د حشراتو هګىPashto
- sirke, yavşakTurkish
- (頭蝨小昆蟲等的)卵Chinese (Trad.)
- ليکھ، جوں کا انڈہUrdu
- trứng chấy, rậnVietnamese
- （虱等的）幼虫，卵Chinese (Simp.)
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