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- n. A mouse (Arvicala agrestis) that often does great damage in fields and gardens, by feeding on roots and seeds.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A mouse (Arvicala agrestis), called also meadow mouse, which often does great damage in fields and gardens, by feeding on roots and seeds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A French name of various species of field-mice or voles, as Arvicola arvalis and A. agrestis; hence, any vole or meadow-mouse of the subfamily Arvicolinæ, family Muridæ.
Amongst these are the polar hare and fox, the ermine, the campagnol, often even the wolf and reindeer, besides the owl, yellow-hammer, and some other birds.
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