rice rat

noun
variants: or rice mouse

Definition of rice rat 

: any of various cricetid rats (genus Oryzomys) abundant in moist or swampy areas from New Jersey to Venezuela especially : a rodent (O. palustris) of the southeastern U.S. that greatly resembles the Norway rat

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