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noun 
  1. A small, short-tailed European rodent, Cricetus frumentarius, often kept as a pet. It is remarkable for having a pouch on each side of the jaw, under the skin, and for its migrations.
It is the cutest sight to see a stuff his puffy cheeks with food; where is he going to store it?
  1. (context, zoology) Any of various Old-world rodent species belonging to the subfamily Cricetinae.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: hamster
  • French: hamster , rat de blé
  • German: Hamster
  • Italian: criceto
    • Japanese: ãã ã¹ã¿ã¼ (hamusutÄ)
    • Spanish: hí¡mster
    Etymology: German Hamster


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