Saltatoria

plural noun Sal·ta·to·ria \ˌsaltəˈtōrēə, ˌsȯl-\

Definition of Saltatoria

  1. :  a suborder of Orthoptera that is often considered a separate order, comprises insects with the hind legs usually adapted for leaping, and includes the grasshoppers, crickets, and related forms — compare cursoria

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Origin and Etymology of saltatoria

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of saltatorius


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