Roach

the curved area of a sail between the clew and and head

roach

  1. the butt of a marijuana cigarette
  2. any of numerous chiefly nocturnal insects; some are domestic pests
  3. European freshwater food fish having a greenish back

Roach

• (n.) A cockroach. • (n.) A convex curve or arch cut in the edge of a sail to prevent chafing, or to secure a better fit. • (n.) A European fresh-water fish of the Carp family (Leuciscus rutilus). It is silver-white, with a greenish back. • (v. t.) To cut off, as a horse`s mane, so that the part left shall stand upright. •...
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roach

<zoology> A cockroach. ... 1. <zoology> A European fresh water fish of the Carp family (Leuciscus rutilus). It is silver-white, with a greenish back. An American chub (Semotilus bullaris); the fallfish. ... The redfin, or shiner. ... 2. A convex curve or arch cut in the edge of a sail to prevent chafing, or to secure a better fit. As so...
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roach

(Rutilus rutilus), common European sport fish of the carp family, Cyprinidae, widely distributed in lakes and slow rivers. A high-backed, yellowish ... [1 related articles]
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roach

noun European freshwater food fish having a greenish back
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roach

noun the butt of a marijuana cigarette
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Roach

[headdress] Porcupine hair roaches are a traditional male headdress of a number of Native American tribes in what is now present-day New England, the Great Lakes and Missouri River regions, including the Potawatomi who lived where Chicago now stands. They were and still are most often worn by dancers at pow wows as regalia. The porcupine ha...
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Roach

[smoking] A roach is the remains of a joint, blunt or roll up cigarette after most of it has been smoked. In Europe, the UK and most Commonwealth nations, the term is often used more specifically to refer to a short tube, commonly torn from a pack of rolling papers, that may be present in the unlit end of a joint. This hollow mouthpiece, cu...
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Roach

Roach noun (Zoology) A cockroach.
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Roach

Roach transitive verb 1. To cause to arch. 2. To cut off, as a horse's mane, so that the part left shall stand upright.
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Roach

A shaved mane. Usually found on the Three-Gaited American Saddlebred and Western horses.
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roach

Any freshwater fish of the Eurasian genus Rutilus, of the carp family, especially R. rutilus of northern Europe. It is dark green above, whitish below, with reddish lower fins; it grows to 35 cm/1.2 ft
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Roach

Area between the curved leech of a mailsail and a straight line between the head and the clew.
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roach

curved cut in edge of sail for preventing chafing
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roach

curved cut in edge of sail for preventing chafing
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Roach

Roach is slang for the butt of a cannabis cigarette.
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roach

roach: see cockroach.
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Roach

species of fish see roach
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roach

the butt of a marijuana cigarette
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roach

The convex curve of leech of a sail which is maintained by the sail battens.
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Roach

The curved portion of a sail extending past a straight line drawn between two corners. In a mainsail, the roach extends past the line of the leech between
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Roach

The roach (Leuciscus rutilus) is a common freshwater fish of north Europe, related to the dace. The body is silvery in colour, the lower fins of the adult being tinged with red.
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Roach

Type: Term Pronunciation: rōch Definitions: 1. F. Ewing, U.S. prosthodontist, 1868-1960. See: Roach clasp
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roach

[n] - the butt of a marijuana cigarette 2. [n] - European freshwater food fish having a greenish back
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