yungas

noun
yun·​gas | \ ˈyüŋgəs \
plural yungas

Definition of yungas

: a Peruvian rice rat (Oryzomys mamorae or Oecomys mamorae)

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History and Etymology for yungas

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“Yungas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yungas. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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