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See also: wanze

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German wantlūs (bedbug (lit., wall louse, wall-louse, walllouse)).

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NounEdit

Wanze f (genitive Wanze, plural Wanzen)

  1. bedbug
  2. specifically, any insect of the suborder Heteroptera
  3. bug, wire, (espionage) wiretap

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