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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Bulky nocturnal burrowing rodent of uplands of the Pacific coast of North America.

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  • This extinct mammal, related to the living sewellel, is the only known horned rodent and the smallest horned mammal.
  • 1 The sewellel (Haplodon rufus) belongs to a family which seems to be intermediate between those of the squirrel and the beaver. for more
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