Definition of Abrocome

1. Noun. Ratlike rodent with soft fur and large ears of the Andes.

Exact synonyms: Chinchilla Rat, Rat Chinchilla
Generic synonyms: Gnawer, Rodent
Group relationships: Abrocoma, Genus Abrocoma



Definition of Abrocome

1. Noun. Either of the ratlike rodents that from the genus Abrocoma; rat chinchilla.(reference-book last = first = authorlink = coauthors = editor =Gove, Philip Babcock others = title = Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language Unabridged origdate = origyear = 1909 origmonth = url = format = accessdate = accessyear = accessmonth = edition = date = year =1976 month = publisher =G. & C. Merriam Co. location = Springfield, MA language = id = doi = isbn =0-87779-101-5 lccn = ol = pages =6 chapter = chapterurl = quote =) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Abrocome

abridging
abridgment
abridgments
abrim
abrin
abrine
abrins
abris
abristle
abroach
abroached
abroaches
abroaching
abroad
abroads
abrocome (current term)
abrocomes
abrogable
abrogate
abrogated
abrogates
abrogating
abrogation
abrogations
abrogative
abrogator
abrogators
abrood
abrook
abrooke

Literary usage of Abrocome

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1. Histoire du roman et de ses rapports avec l'histoire dans l'antiquité by Alexis Chassang (1862)
"—Xénophon d'Éphèse (abrocome et Anthia). — Apollonius de Tgr. — Considérations générales sur les romans grecs antérieurs à l'époque ..."

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