Gerbillus

noun
type genus of the Gerbillinae: typical gerbils
Syn: ↑genus Gerbillus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Gerbillinae, ↑subfamily Gerbillinae

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\\jərˈbiləs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, diminutive of gerboa, jerboa, from Arabic yarbū'
: a genus of rodents that constitutes with various related genera a subfamily of Cricetidae and comprises typical gerbils of Africa and Asia

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