• Definition for "Croton bug"
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Croton bug definition

  • noun:
    • See German cockroach.
    • Blattella germanica; German cockroach. See cockroach
    • a typical name in america for Blatta (Ectobia) germanica, a roach, originally brought in from European countries.
    • tiny light-brown cockroach taken to US from European countries; a common family pest
    • tiny light-brown cockroach taken to US from European countries; a typical household pest
  • others:
    • a little, energetic, winged species of cockroach (Ectobia Germanica), the water bug. Extremely common aboard ships, plus in homes in metropolitan areas, esp. in individuals with hot-water pipelines; -- called in addition the German cockroach.
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