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Noun: gnawing mammal
  1. Relative large gnawing animals; distinguished from rodents by having two pairs of upper incisors specialized for gnawing
    - lagomorph

Derived forms: gnawing mammals

Type of: eutherian, eutherian mammal, placental, placental mammal

Part of: Lagomorpha, order Lagomorpha