April 20th, 2005


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muppet: 1. a combination of the marionette and hand puppet. The most common variant design has the puppeteer have one arm inside the puppet to control the head while the other operates the puppet's movable arm.

2. The Muppets are a group of puppets and costume characters created by Jim Henson and the company he created. Individually, a Muppet is properly any one of the puppets built by the Jim Henson Workshop. Though the term is often used erroneously to refer to any puppet that resembles the distinctive style of the Muppet Show and Sesame Street characters, the term is both an informal name and legal trademark linked to the characters created by Jim Henson and the Jim Henson Company.

are sesame street puppets muppets?


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