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2 definitions found
for Pouched mouse
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Pouched \Pouched\, a. (Zool.)
(a) Having a marsupial pouch; as, the pouched badger, or
(b) Having external cheek pouches; as, the pouched gopher.
(c) Having internal cheek pouches; as, the pouched
Pouched dog. (Zool.) See Zebra wolf, under Zebra.
Pouched frog (Zool.), the nototrema, the female of which
has a dorsal pouch in which the eggs are hatched, and in
which the young pass through their brief tadpole stage.
Pouched gopher, or Pouched rat. (Zool.) See Pocket
gopher, under Pocket.
Pouched mouse. (Zool.) See Pocket mouse, under Pocket.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: any of numerous small sharp-nosed insectivorous marsupials
superficially resembling mice or rats [syn: pouched
mouse, marsupial mouse, marsupial rat]
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