sand rat

noun

Definition of sand rat

: any of various rodents native to sandy or desert areas: such as
b : either of two small nearly naked African mole rats (genus Heterocephalus)
c : any of several African cricetid rodents (genus Psammomys)
d : a southern European rodent (Meriones longifrons) related to the typical gerbils

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“Sand rat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sand%20rat. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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