any of various plants having small, hairy leaves, as the hawkweed, Hieracium pilosella, or the forget-me-not, Myosotis palustris.
short for mouse-ear chickweed See chickweed (sense 2)
- Mouse-ear chickweed
noun 1. any of several weedy plants belonging to the genus Cerastium, of the pink family, as C. vulgatum, having small, hairy leaves and tiny, white flowers.
- Mouse elbow
jargon, medical A tennis-elbow-like fatigue syndrome resulting from excessive use of a WIMP. Similarly, “mouse shoulder”. GLS reports that he used to get this a lot before he taught himself to be ambimoustrous. [Jargon File] (1994-12-05)
[mous-hohl] /ˈmaʊsˌhoʊl/ noun 1. the burrow of a . 2. the entrance to a burrow. 3. a small resembling this.
[mous-hohl] /ˈmaʊsˌhoʊl/ noun 1. the burrow of a . 2. the entrance to a burrow. 3. a small resembling this. n. early 15c., from mouse (n.) + hole (n.).