or longhorn grasshopper
- any of numerous insects of the family Tettigoniidae, having long, threadlike antennae and well-developed stridulating organs on the forewings of the male.
Origin of long-horned grasshopper
First recorded in 1890–95
Also called tettigoniid.
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