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Mammal vs. Rodent

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Mammalnoun

An animal of the class Mammalia, characterized by being warm-blooded, having hair and feeding milk to its young.

Rodentnoun

A mammal of the order Rodentia, characterized by long incisors that grow continuously and are worn down by gnawing.

Mammalnoun

(paleontology) A vertebrate with three bones in the inner ear and one in the jaw.

Rodentnoun

A person lacking in maturity, social skills, technical competence or intelligence; lamer.

Mammalnoun

One of the Mammalia.

Rodentadjective

Gnawing; biting; corroding; applied to a destructive variety of cancer or ulcer.

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Mammalnoun

any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk

Rodentadjective

Gnawing; biting; corroding; (Med.) applied to a destructive variety of cancer or ulcer.

Mammal

Mammals (from Latin mamma, 'breast') are a group of vertebrate animals constituting the class Mammalia (), and characterized by the presence of mammary glands which in females produce milk for feeding (nursing) their young, a neocortex (a region of the brain), fur or hair, and three middle ear bones. These characteristics distinguish them from reptiles and birds, from which they diverged in the Carboniferous, over 300 million years ago.

Rodentadjective

Gnawing.

Rodentnoun

One of the Rodentia.

Rodentnoun

relatively small gnawing animals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing

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Rodent

Rodents (from Latin rodere, 'to gnaw') are mammals of the order Rodentia (), which are characterized by a single pair of continuously growing incisors in each of the upper and lower jaws. About 40% of all mammal species are rodents.

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