: of or relating to the rodents : gnawing

Word History


New Latin Rosores (synonym of Rodentia) (from Late Latin, plural of rosor gnawer, from Latin rosus —past participle of rodere to gnaw—+ -or) + English -ial

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“Rosorial.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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