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black rat

n.
A common rat (Rattus rattus) found worldwide, especially in populated areas, having a black or dark brown coat.

black rat

n
(Animals) a common rat, Rattus rattus: a household pest that has spread from its native Asia to all countries
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Noun1.black rat - common household pest originally from Asia that has spread worldwideblack rat - common household pest originally from Asia that has spread worldwide
rat - any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
genus Rattus, Rattus - common house rats; upper incisors have a beveled edge
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