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Noun: grasshopper  'grãs,hó-pu(r)
  1. Terrestrial plant-eating insect with hind legs adapted for leaping
    - hopper
  2. A cocktail made of crème de menthe and cream (sometimes with crème de cacao)

Derived forms: grasshoppers

Type of: cocktail, orthopteran, orthopteron, orthopterous insect

Encyclopedia: Grasshopper