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Definition of Roach


  1. A cockroach.
  2. A European fresh-water fish of the Carp family (Leuciscus rutilus). It is silver-white, with a greenish back.
  3. An American chub (Semotilus bullaris); the fallfish.
  4. The redfin, or shiner.
  5. A convex curve or arch cut in the edge of a sail to prevent chafing, or to secure a better fit.
  6. To cause to arch.
  7. To cut off, as a horse's mane, so that the part left shall stand upright.
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Roach Translations

roach in German is Gilling