naked mole rat love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A mole rat (Heterocephalus glaber) of the family Bathyergidae, having smooth pinkish skin with sparse sensory hairs, living in large underground colonies, and found in eastern Africa.

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  • noun A burrowing rodent (Heterocephalus glaber), native to parts of East Africa.

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  • noun fetal-looking colonial rodent of East Africa; neither mole nor rat; they feed on tubers and have a social structure similar to that of honeybees and termites


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  • Fetal-looking? WeirdNet lives on!

    December 13, 2009

  • I think they're kinda cute.

    December 13, 2009

  • Hey, that mole rat can't help being nekkid!

    December 13, 2009

  • Naked mole rats don't get cancer. However, they can die of embarrassment.

    December 13, 2009

  • Thanks for the link, mollusque! Very interesting article.

    December 14, 2009

  • You must read the Mo Williams book, "Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed". Too cute.

    December 14, 2009

  • Hee. I love that one of the visuals is the book I mentioned. :)

    October 29, 2011

  • OMG. It's jennarenn! O bliss, o rapture!

    October 29, 2011