sciurid

adjective
sci·​urid | \ sīˈ(y)u̇rə̇d \

Definition of sciurid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Sciuridae

sciurid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of sciurid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a rodent of the family Sciuridae

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First Known Use of sciurid

Adjective

1907, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1850, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sciurid

Adjective

New Latin Sciuridae

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The first known use of sciurid was in 1850

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“Sciurid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sciurid. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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