from The Century Dictionary.
- Having the characters of a dormouse; resembling a dormouse.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective Of, or pertaining to the
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-- Molars 3/3, divided into transverse laminae; infra-orbital opening as in typical _Muridae_; incisive foramina and auditory bullae small; form _myoxine_ (or dormouse-like); fur mixed with flat spines; tail densely hairy.