hedgehop

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verb hedge·hop \ˈhej-ˌhäp\

Definition of hedgehop

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to fly an airplane close to the ground and rise over obstacles as they appear

hedgehopper

noun

Origin and Etymology of hedgehop

back-formation from hedgehopper


First Known Use: 1926

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