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|Noun||1.||sand rat - small nearly naked African mole rat of desert areas|
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
|2.||sand rat - southern European gerbil |
gerbil, gerbille - small Old World burrowing desert rodent with long soft pale fur and hind legs adapted for leaping