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a contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite

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a strong restless desire

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an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch

scrape or rub as if to relieve itching

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have or perceive an itch

have a strong desire or urge to do something

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It is wonderful that he could fly without wings, but the place itched tremendously, and, perhaps we could all fly if we were as dead-confident-sure of our capacity to do it as was bold Peter Pan that evening.
For a long time he had reasoned closely and carefully in maturing the plan that itched in his brain for fulfilment.
When I remembered that this man had had the audacity to complain of our gardener's obstinacy, my tongue itched to "go on" in other words than my mistress's.
The duration of itching decreased from 12-18 hours per day in many patients on placebo to less than 6 hours/day in all but one patient who itched 6-12 hours/day.
I started to swim and itched intensely afterward," notes Verbrugge, a professor and senior distinguished research scientist at the University of Michigan Institute of Gerontology, Ann Arbor.