Sentence Examples

  • All feed on the roots of grass; and when disturbed, like marmots, utter a whistling cry.
  • The cheek-teeth are more complex than those of marmots, and the two series converge behind.
  • In their slender build and :small size, prairie-marmots are much more like sousliks than marmots.
  • In habits these rodents are very like marmots, the typical species inhabiting the open prairies, while the others are found in mountains.
  • In addition to their stout build and long thickly haired tails, marmots are characterized by the absence of cheek-pouches, and the rudimentary first front-toe, which is furnished with a flat nail, as well as by certain features of the skull and cheek-teeth.

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