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nit
American English: /nɪt/
British English: /nɪt/

Translation of nit in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (Zoology)
    Example sentences
    • Lice lay nits on hair shafts close to the skin's surface, where the temperature is perfect for keeping warm until they hatch.
    • If you do not want to use these products, you have to pick the lice and nits out of the hair by hand or use a special comb to remove them.
    • For an effective treatment for nits and hair lice, soak at least 20 seeds for an hour in warm water.
    1.2 (idiot)
    (British English) [colloquial]
    bobo, (-ba) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    zonzo, (-za) (masculine, feminine) (Latin America) [colloquial]

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