from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various voles of the genus Pitymys, especially P. pinetorum, a tiny forest animal of eastern North America. Also called pine vole.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an American wild mouse (Arvicola pinetorum), native of the Middle States. It lives in pine forests.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. short-tailed glossy-furred burrowing vole of the eastern United States
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