Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of numerous, generally small homopterous insects of the family Membracidae, found mostly in the tropics and having mouthparts adapted to sucking the sap from trees.

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  • n. An insect of the family Membracidae.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small leaping insect that sucks juices of branches and twigs

Etymologies

tree +‎ hopper (Wiktionary)

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