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Roost "fails" when your HP is full, so I was wondering...

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You lose flying type when you use roost?
Yes, for the turn.

i.e. If it was Zapdos vs. Torterra, and Zapdos used Roost, Tortarra could hit Zapdos with Earthquake.

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You remain a flying type.

If you Roost at full health, Roost will fail and as such the effect from Roost won't take place and you'll remain a flying type.

I run flying leads so I can get Tailwind up and I've tried to predict being outsped many times, so I've had this happen to me, I also tried it ingame just to double check.

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When you use Roost at full health, you don't lose your flying type ability, no matter your health.

I hope that I was helpful!

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Source?
I read the question wrong, so it's probably the other way around...
I changed my answer, so sorry about that!
My source is experience! YOLO!
Unless you give me concrete proof, this isn't gonna get BA. A Showdown replay would work.