Rodent - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈroʊdnt|  American pronunciation of the word rodent
Brit.  |ˈrəʊd(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word rodent

noun

- relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing (syn: gnawer)

Examples

The island's rodent population irrupted

Word forms

noun
singular: rodent
plural: rodents
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