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Cavia porcellus
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A rodent with a very short tail that is not visible externally; native to South America, where it is raised for food; used widely as a laboratory animal in bacteriologic, pathologic, and pharmacologic research.

Synonyms: guinea pig.

(05 Mar 2000)

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