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Meaning of “rodent” in the English Dictionary

"rodent" in British English

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rodentnoun [C]

uk   /ˈrəʊ.dənt/  us   /ˈroʊ-/
any of ​varioussmallmammals with ​large, ​sharpfrontteeth, such as ​mice and rats
(Definition of rodent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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rodentnoun [C]

 us   /ˈroʊ·dənt/
a ​type of ​smallmammal with ​sharpfrontteeth: They ​expect to ​catch rodents, ​mostlymice.
(Definition of rodent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rodent”
in Korean 설치류…
in Arabic قارِض…
in Malaysian menggerit…
in French rongeur…
in Russian грызун…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚙齒動物(如老鼠等)…
in Italian roditore…
in Turkish kemirgen hayvan…
in Polish gryzoń…
in Spanish roedor…
in Vietnamese loài gặm nhấm…
in Portuguese roedor…
in Thai สัตว์ที่ใช้ฟันแทะ…
in German das Nagetier…
in Catalan rosegador…
in Japanese げっ歯類(ネズミやリスなど大きな門歯を持つ小動物)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 啮齿动物(如老鼠等)…
in Indonesian binatang mengerat…
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