common louse

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Noun1.common louse - head or body lousecommon louse - head or body louse      
louse, sucking louse - wingless usually flattened bloodsucking insect parasitic on warm-blooded animals
genus Pediculus, Pediculus - type genus of Pediculidae: true lice infecting humans
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Those, plus Marsh and Butterfly Orchids, Butterwort, Common Louse Wort, Mountain Everlasting and Spotted Rock Rose - rare plants in Wales - have all returned to these cliffs since the ponies arrived.
But that wheeze was doomed to fail, the bluster all to no avail, The facts got out and we'll soon know, just who, how much and just how low, The 'Honourable Members' of the House are proven lower than a common louse.