Definition of Sciuromorpha in English:

Sciuromorpha

proper noun

Zoology
  • A major division of the rodents that comprises the squirrels, prairie dogs, and marmots.

    rodent

Origin

Modern Latin (plural), from Greek skiouros (from skia shadow + oura tail) + morphē form.

Pronunciation:

Sciuromorpha

/sīˌyo͝orəˈmôrfə/