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Synonyms of nit

Noun


1. nit, luminance unit

usage: a luminance unit equal to 1 candle per square meter measured perpendicular to the rays from the source

2. nit, egg

usage: egg or young of an insect parasitic on mammals especially a sucking louse; often attached to a hair or item of clothing

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