Myomorpha

plural noun
My·​o·​mor·​pha

Definition of Myomorpha

: the largest suborder of Rodentia comprising the true rats, mice, and related rodents — compare hystricomorpha, sciuromorpha

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Other Words from Myomorpha

myomorphic \ ¦⸗⸗¦mȯrfik \ adjective

History and Etymology for Myomorpha

New Latin, from my- + -morpha

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“Myomorpha.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Myomorpha. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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