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roach (plural roaches)
- A small freshwater fish in the carp family (Cyprinidae), Rutilus rutilus.
- (US) a cockroach.
- (US, slang, smoking) A butt of a marijuana cigarette.
- (UK, slang, smoking) The filter of a rolled cigarette or joint, made from card or paper.
- (nautical) An extra curve of material added to the leech edge of a sail to increase the sail area.
- A kind of headdress worn by some of the indigenous peoples of North America.
US: cockroach — see cockroach