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Rodentia

[ roh-den-shuh, -shee-uh, -tee-uh ]
/ roʊˈdɛn ʃə, -ʃi ə, -ti ə /
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noun
the order comprising the rodents.
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Origin of Rodentia

<New Latin, equivalent to Latin rōdent- (stem of rōdēns), present participle of rōdere to gnaw (see -ent) + -ia-ia
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