Rodentia

noun plural
Ro·​den·​tia | \ rō-ˈden-chə How to pronounce Rodentia (audio) , -ˈdent-ē-ə How to pronounce Rodentia (audio) \

Medical Definition of Rodentia

: an order of the division Eutheria comprising relatively small gnawing mammals having a single pair of incisors in each jaw that grow from persistent pulps and bear enamel chiefly in front to produce a chisel-shaped edge

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“Rodentia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Rodentia. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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