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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