blesmol

noun

bles·​mol
ˈblesˌmȯl,
-mōl
variants or bles mole
ˈblesˌmōl
plural -s
: any of several grayish burrowing southern African rodents of Bathyergus and related genera that are very destructive to root crops

Word History

Etymology

Afrikaans blesmol, from bles blaze + mol mole, from Middle Dutch

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“Blesmol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blesmol. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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