plural noun Sci·uro·mor·pha

Definition of Sciuromorpha

  1. :  a suborder or formerly a superfamily of Rodentia comprising relatively large more or less primitive forms (as the squirrels, marmots, gophers, beavers, and related rodents) — compare hystricomorpha, myomorpha

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Origin and Etymology of sciuromorpha

New Latin, from Greek skiouros squirrel + New Latin -morpha — more at squirrel

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