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NOUN (1)

1. any of various small short-tailed rodents of the northern hemisphere having soft fur grey above and white below with furred tails and large ears; some are hosts for Ixodes pacificus and Ixodes scapularis (Lyme disease ticks);
[syn: wood rat, wood-rat]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

wood-rat n 1: any of various small short-tailed rodents of the northern hemisphere having soft fur grey above and white below with furred tails and large ears; some are hosts for Ixodes pacificus and Ixodes scapularis (Lyme disease ticks) [syn: wood rat, wood-rat]