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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Beaver-like aquatic rodent of North America with dark glossy brown fur; The brown fur of an aquatic rodent.

Usage examples (37)
  • This miller had shot an animal they call a muskrat, the skin of which we saw hanging up to dry.
  • The muskrat is a skilled engineer, and delights in tunnelling.
  • Part of the year the muskrat is a social animal; at other seasons it is solitary.
  • Before he could recover, the muskrat was upon him. for more
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