Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.

Etymologies

French, from campagne ("field"). (Wiktionary)

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