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meadow mouse

noun
1.
any of numerous short-tailed rodents of the genus Microtus and allied genera, chiefly of fields and meadows in the temperate Northern Hemisphere.
Also called meadow vole.
Origin of meadow mouse
1795-1805
First recorded in 1795-1805
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meadow mouse

noun
1.
(US) another name for vole1
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