Hystricomorphous


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Hys`tri`co`mor´phous

    (hĭs`trĭ`kô`môr´fŭs)
a.1.(Zool.) Like, or allied to, the porcupines; - said of a group (Hystricomorpha) of rodents.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.