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.).
[noun mous; verb mouz] /noun maʊs; verb maʊz/ noun, plural mice [mahys] /maɪs/ (Show IPA) 1. any of numerous small Old World rodents of the family Muridae, especially of the genus Mus, introduced widely in other parts of the world. 2. any similar small animal of various rodent and marsupial families. 3. a quiet, timid […]