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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. Any of various small nocturnal leaping rodents of the family Dipodidae of Asia and northern Africa, having long hind legs and a long tufted tail.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. A small, mouse-like, jumping rodent (family Dipodidae) resembling a miniature kangaroo, having a long tufted tail, very small fore feet, but very long hind legs, native to the deserts of Asia and northern Africa.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. Any small jumping rodent of the genus Dipus, esp. Dipus Ægyptius, which is common in Egypt and the adjacent countries. The jerboas have very long hind legs and a long tail.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. A rodent quadruped of the family Dipodidœ, subfamily Dipodinœ, and especially of the genus Dipus; a gerbil, or jumping-mouse of the old world.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. mouselike jumping rodent
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    gnawer    rodent   
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