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swamp rat

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Definition of swamp rat in English:

noun

An African rodent that frequents dense vegetation on swampy ground.
Example sentences
  • A rat is a rat, unless it's a swamp rat, in which case it's called a nutria.
  • Let us now address the swamp rat, which goes by the name of Nutria.

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