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murid

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adjective mu·rid \ˈmyu̇r-əd\

Definition of murid

  1. :  of or relating to a family (Muridae) comprising the typical mice and rats and often those rodents classified as cricetids

murid noun


Origin of murid

ultimately from Latin mur-, mus mouse — more at mouse


First Known Use: circa 1909

Rhymes with murid


Medical Dictionary

murid

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noun mu·rid \ˈmyu̇r-id\

Medical Definition of murid

  1. :  any rodent of the family Muridae

murid adjective



Learn More about murid

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "murid" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "murid"


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