from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any insect of the family Cicadellidae.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any small jumping hemipterous insect of the genus Tettigonia, and allied genera. They live upon the leaves and twigs of plants. See Live hopper.
  • n. A small leaping insect that sucks the juices of plants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hemipterous insect of the family Jassidæ.

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

  • n. small leaping insect that sucks the juices of plants


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