Definitions for orthoptera
Orthoptera, order Orthoptera(noun)
grasshoppers and locusts; crickets
Any of very many four-winged insects, of the order Orthoptera, such as grasshoppers, crickets and locusts
U.S. National Library of Medicine
An order of insects comprising two suborders: Caelifera and Ensifera. They consist of GRASSHOPPERS, locusts, and crickets (GRYLLIDAE).