a common yellowish-brown cockroach, Blatta germanica, brought into the U.S. from Europe.
a small cockroach, Blattella germanica: a common household pest Also called (US) Croton bug
noun 1. a speedwell, Veronica chamaedrys, having blue flowers. noun 1. a creeping scrophulariaceous Eurasian plant, Veronica chamaedrys, naturalized in North America, having small bright blue flowers with white centres Usual US name bird’s-eye speedwell
[jer-meyn] /dʒərˈmeɪn/ adjective 1. closely or significantly related; relevant; pertinent: Please keep your statements germane to the issue. 2. Obsolete. closely related. /dʒɜːˈmeɪn/ adjective 1. (postpositive) usually foll by to. related (to the topic being considered); akin; relevant: an idea germane to the conversation adj. mid-14c., “having the same parents,” derived from german (adj.); cf. […]
noun 1. a former German territory in E Africa, the area now comprised of continental Tanzania and the independent republics of Rwanda and Burundi. noun 1. a former German territory in E Africa, consisting of Tanganyika and Ruanda-Urundi: divided in 1919 between Great Britain and Belgium; now in Tanzania, Rwanda, and Burundi
plural noun, Chiefly Northern, Midland, and Western U.S. 1. .