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pack rat

Translation of pack rat in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • neotoma (feminine) he's a real pack rat (American English/inglés norteamericano) es una urraca
    Example sentences
    • Though he admits that he's a pack rat, Caouette points out 160 hours of material isn't so much when collected over a span of 20 years.
    • ‘Great, I'm moving in with a pack rat,’ she groaned jokingly.
    • Mercy turned around to go to her room and laughed saying, ‘I am going to become a pack rat if I am not careful.’

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