Lagomorpha

plural noun Lag·o·mor·pha

Definition of Lagomorpha

  1. :  an order of gnawing herbivorous mammals having two pairs of incisors in the upper jaw one behind the other, usually soft fur, and short or rudimentary tail, made up of two families (Leporidae and Ochotonidae) comprising the rabbits, hares, and pikas, and was formerly considered a suborder of the order Rodentia

lagomorphic

adjective

lagomorphous

\-fəs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of lagomorpha

New Latin, from lag- + -morpha


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