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Meaning of WOOD RAT

Pronunciation:  wûd rat

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  any of various small short-tailed rodents of the northern hemisphere having soft fur gray above and white below with well-furred tails and large ears; some are hosts for Ixodes pacificus and Ixodes scapularis (Lyme disease ticks)
 
 Synonyms: woodrat
 
 See Also: bushytail woodrat, Cricetidae, eastern woodrat, family Cricetidae, field mouse, gnawer, gnawing animal, Neotoma cinerea, Neotoma floridana, pack rat, packrat, rodent, trade rat, vole

 

 

 

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