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[mou-zer] /ˈmaʊ zər/

an animal that catches :
Our cat is a good mouser.
a person or thing that seeks or prowls, as if for prey.
/ˈmaʊzə; ˈmaʊsə/
a cat or other animal that is used to catch mice: usually qualified: a good mouser

“cat that hunts mice,” c.1400, agent noun from mouse (v.).


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