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Roach

(rōch),
F. Ewing, U.S. prosthodontist, 1868-1960. See: Roach clasp.

roach

(rōch)
n. pl. roaches
A cockroach.
A benzodiazepine that is ± 10-fold more potent than Valium Route of administration Oral, pulverised/snorted
Effects Slurred speech, impaired judgement, difficulty walking, sedation, blackouts of up to 24 hours, amnesia, respiratory distress; may have paradoxic effects and trigger aggression. Overdose or death can occur if mixed with other drugs or alcohol.
It is popularly known as the ‘date-rape’ drug.
In Texas, to be under the Influence of Rohypnol is 'To Get Roached’.

roach

Drug slang A street term for a marijuana cigarette or joint Medical entomology Cockroach, see there. Cf Entomophagy.
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Never allow an infestation of roaches go untreated to prevent increased contamination of surfaces, food, and allergens.
Glucose-averse roaches that were forced to taste glucose refused to ingest the sugar, akin to a child who spits out her bitter-tasting food.
She said the roaches used for the promotion are the same kind eaten on screen in the NBC reality show ``Fear Factor.
Dubious folk remedies for roach infestation are legion: one popular elimination strategy is the "bottlecap cure": place bottlecaps alternately filled with dry plaster of paris mixed with sugar, and water; the roaches eat the plaster, drink the water, swell up, explode, and die.
You need to have an incredible amount of time, patience and porcupine hair to make these kinds of roaches.
The new study found roach enthusiasm for fructose, although Schal has heard that other roaches may be averse to it.
As long as people use enough of them, place them correctly and replace regularly, roaches shouldn't be a problem," said Dr.
chopardi, which are smaller than the giant hissing roaches available in pet shops.
Roaches eat pretty much anything--food scraps, paper, clothing, dead insects and glue
The saga of Joe and his roaches began in 1992, as a creepy MTV short played between songs.
I had to throw away my toaster because roaches destroyed it.
The Tanzanian roaches provide one of the most clear-cut examples of females choosing the loser in a male-based competition.