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Prawn vs. Cockroach

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Prawnnoun

A shrimp of the suborder Dendrobranchiata.

Cockroachnoun

A black or brown straight-winged insect of the order Blattodea.

Prawnnoun

(Commonwealth) A large shrimp

Cockroachnoun

A person or a member of a group of people regarded as undesirable and rapidly procreating.

Prawnnoun

(slang) A woman with a very toned body, but an unattractive face.

‘She's a prawn!’;

Cockroachnoun

A Tutsi.

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Prawnnoun

(Australia) A fool, an idiot.

Cockroachnoun

A derogatory term for a black-clad and black-masked protester in Hong Kong during the 2019 protests.

Prawnverb

(intransitive) To fish for prawns.

Cockroachnoun

An orthopterous insect of the genus Blatta, and allied genera.

Prawnnoun

Any one of numerous species of large shrimplike Crustacea having slender legs and long antennæ. They mostly belong to the genera Pandalus, Palæmon, Palæmonetes, and Peneus, and are much used as food. The common English prawn is Palæmon serratus.

Cockroachnoun

any of numerous chiefly nocturnal insects; some are domestic pests

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Prawnnoun

any of various edible decapod crustaceans

Cockroach

Cockroaches (or roaches) are insects of the order Blattodea, which also includes termites. About 30 cockroach species out of 4,600 are associated with human habitats.

Prawnnoun

shrimp-like decapod crustacean having two pairs of pincers; most are edible

Prawnverb

fish for prawns

Prawn

Prawn is a common name for small aquatic crustaceans with an exoskeleton and ten legs (which is a member of the order decapoda), some of which can be eaten.The term is used particularly in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Commonwealth nations, for large swimming crustaceans or shrimp, especially those with commercial significance in the fishing industry. Shrimp that are present in this category often belong to the suborder Dendrobranchiata.

‘prawn’;

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