root vole

noun

Definition of root vole

: any of various voles of the genus Microtus especially : a Siberian vole (M. oeconomus) that stores up roots and tubers for future use

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“Root vole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/root%20vole. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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