plural noun Za·pod·i·dae \zəˈpädəˌdē\

Definition of Zapodidae

  1. :  a widely distributed family of myomorph rodents that includes the jumping mice of North America and related Old World mice

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Origin and Etymology of zapodidae

New Latin, from Zapod-, Zapus, type genus + -idae

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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