Cricetulus

noun

Cri·​ce·​tu·​lus -ˈsēt-ᵊl-əs How to pronounce Cricetulus (audio) -ˈset- How to pronounce Cricetulus (audio)
: a large genus of small short-tailed Asian hamsters that resemble the New World white-footed mice

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“Cricetulus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Cricetulus. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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