Associations to the word «Rodent»


RODENT, noun. ​A mammal of the order Rodentia, characterized by long incisors that grow continuously and are worn down by gnawing.
RODENT, adjective. Gnawing; biting; corroding; applied to a destructive variety of cancer or ulcer.

Dictionary definition

RODENT, noun. Relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing.

Wise words

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