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These are not the tiny water bugs who float up Alpine climbs in July.
Junior forward Luke House, at 6-foot-4, had the unenviable task of guarding Baylor-Carroll, who danced with the ball like a water bug before making plays.
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Definition of water bug for English Language Learners
: a small insect that lives in or near water
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