queen mole rat

Definitions of queen mole rat
  1. noun
    an especially large mole rat and the only member of a colony of naked mole rats to bear offspring which are sired by only a few males
    synonyms: queen
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    naked mole rat
    fetal-looking colonial rodent of East Africa; neither mole nor rat; they feed on tubers and have a social structure similar to that of honeybees and termites
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