cotton rat definition

  • noun:
    • a long-haired rat (Sigmodon hispidus), indigenous of this Southern united states of america and Mexico. It generates its nest of cotton fiber and is usually harmful towards crop.
    • a standard indigenous rodent quadruped, Sigmodon hispidus, regarding the family members Muridæ and subfamily Murinæ, found in the cotton-fields along with other lowlands for the south united states of america. It superficially resembles the common Norway rat, but is just about two-thirds as big. See Sigmodon.
    • destructive long-haired burrowing rat of south North America and Central The united states
    • a long-haired rat (Sigmodon hispidus), indigenous associated with the south united states of america and Mexico. It makes its nest of cotton and it is often damaging to your crop.
    • A common native rodent quadruped, Sigmodon hispidus, for the household Muridæ and subfamily Murinæ, based in the cotton-fields along with other lowlands of the southern US. It superficially resembles the typical Norway rat, it is only about two-thirds as big. See Sigmodon.
    • destructive long-haired burrowing rat of southern united states and Central The united states

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