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English definition of “grasshopper”

grasshopper

noun [C]     /ˈɡrɑːsˌhɒp.ər/ US  /ˈɡræsˌhɑː.pɚ/
a plant-eating insect with long back legs that can jump very high and makes a sharp high noise using its back legs or wings Insect names
(Definition of grasshopper noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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