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Jesus bug

n. Jesus bug

Definition of Jesus bug in English

Carnivorous aquatic insect that has two pairs of long legs, whose body is covered in hydrophobic hairs that allow it to move with agility on the surface of the water.

Synonyms of Jesus bug in English

pond skater, water strider, water skeeter, water bug, water skipper

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