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Definition of Hops

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make short jumps, leap small distances
small jump, short leap; (Internet) one of many nodes in a computer network through which a message in transferred on its way from one point to another; twining vine related to the Mulberry with cone-shaped flowers that are used when dried in the beer-brewing process to give the beer a bitter taste
Hops Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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hops
n : twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes [syn: hop]



JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Pensag = n. the hop-plant, hops
Anagram
  shop  posh
English Slang Dictionary v1.2
vertical jump, usually related to basketball
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer
(synonym) hop
(hypernym) vine
(hyponym) common hop, common hops, bine, European hop, Humulus lupulus
(member-holonym) Humulus, genus Humulus

Noun
1. the act of hopping; jumping upward or forward (especially on one foot)
(hypernym) jump, jumping
2. twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer
(synonym) hops
(hypernym) vine
(hyponym) common hop, common hops, bine, European hop, Humulus lupulus
(member-holonym) Humulus, genus Humulus
3. an informal dance where popular music is played
(synonym) record hop
(hypernym) dance
(derivation) skip, hop-skip

Verb
1. jump lightly
(synonym) skip, hop-skip
(hypernym) jump, leap, bound, spring
(see-also) hop on, mount, mount up, get on, jump on, climb on, bestride
(derivation) record hop
2. move quickly from one place to another
(hypernym) move
3. informal: travel by means of an aircraft, bus, etc.; "She hopped a train to Chicago"; "He hopped rides all over the country"
(hypernym) travel
4. make a quick trip especially by air; "Hop the Pacific Ocean"
(hypernym) traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across
5. jump across; "He hopped the bush"
(hypernym) clear, top
6. make a jump forward or upward
(hypernym) jump, leap, bound, spring
Hops Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream of hops, denotes thrift, energy and the power to grasp and master almost any business proposition. Hops is a favorable dream to all classes, lovers and tradesmen.
  
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Hops Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Hops Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Hops are the female  flowers (also called seed cones or strobiles) of the hop plant, Humulus lupulus. They are used primarily as a flavoring and stability agent in beer, to which they impart a bitter, tangy flavor, though hops are also used for various purposes in other beverages and herbal medicine.

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Hops Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
CUVC Volleyball Glossary
Jumping ability. A player who regularly jumps out of the gym is said to possess "serious hops".
Reprint Courtesy & Copyright © 2001 - 2006, Cambridge University Volleyball Club. Definitions by Richard White.
Hops Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
TUPAC SHAKUR Rap Dictionary V.2.0
(n) Vertical jump, usually related to basketball. "He's got mad hops" -- ??? (???
Rap-music terminology and bios of artists
(n) Vertical jump, usually related to basketball. "He's got mad hops" -- ??? (??? [??]).
Hops Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hepatitis Central (TM) Liver Disease Medical Glossary
Humulus Lupuius-- Hops have been used since Roman times as a nerve tonic and sedative as well as for brewing beer. It has also been used to control diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome and Crohn's disease, where spasms of the smooth muscles play a role. Has been used to increase breast milk for irritable infants. Supporting agents are Chamomile, Hawthorne Berries, Kava Kava, Passion Flower, Skullcap, Valerian, Wood Betony, L-Trytophan, GABA. If you are pregnant or nursing, consult your physician before using Hops products. Not recommended for people suffering from depressive illness.