Definitions for lagomorphˈlæg əˌmɔrf

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lag•o•morphˈlæg əˌmɔrf(n.)

  1. any member of the order Lagomorpha, comprising the hares, rabbits, and pikas and resembling the rodents but having two pairs of upper incisors.

    Category: Mammals

Origin of lagomorph:

1880–85; < NL Lagomorpha < Gk lagṓ(s) hare +-morpha, neut. pl. of -morphos -morph

lag`o•mor′phic(adj.)

lag`o•mor′phous(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lagomorph, gnawing mammal(noun)

    relative large gnawing animals; distinguished from rodents by having two pairs of upper incisors specialized for gnawing

Wiktionary

  1. lagomorph(Noun)

    A member of the mammalian taxonomic order, Lagomorpha, which includes hares, rabbits, and pikas.

  2. Origin: From Lagomorpha.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lagomorph(noun)

    one of the Lagomorpha

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