two-striped grasshopper

noun

Definition of two-striped grasshopper

: a short-horned grasshopper (Melanoplus bivittatus) with two yellow stripes along its back that is sometimes a destructive pest of field crops (as alfalfa) in many parts of the U.S.

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“Two-striped grasshopper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/two-striped%20grasshopper. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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