from The Century Dictionary.
- noun An American rodent quadruped of the family Geomyidæ so called from the large pockets or external cheek-pouches. Also
pocket-rat. See cut under Geomyidæ.
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- noun A
burrowing rodentof the familyGeomyidae, the "true" gophers.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun burrowing rodent of the family Geomyidae having large external cheek pouches; of Central America and southwestern North America
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