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hamster

noun [C] uk   /ˈhæm.stər/ us    /-stɚ/
a small animal covered in fur with a short tail and large spaces in each side of its mouth for storing food. It is often kept as a pet.
Translations of “hamster”
in Korean 햄스터…
in Arabic هَمَسْتَر (حَيَوان قارِض أَليف شَبيه بِالفأر)…
in French hamster…
in Turkish hemstır, tüylü, kuyruksuz küçük hayvan…
in Italian criceto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 倉鼠(常作寵物)…
in Russian хомяк…
in Polish chomik…
in Spanish hámster…
in Portuguese hamster…
in German der Hamster…
in Catalan hàmster…
in Japanese ハムスター…
in Chinese (Simplified) 仓鼠(常作宠物)…
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