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water strider

n. water strider

Definition of water strider 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 water strider in English

pond skater, water skeeter, water bug, water skipper, Jesus bug

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Insects II

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