dormice dormice

Definition(s):

  • (n) small furry-tailed squirrel-like Old World rodent that becomes torpid in cold weather

Usage(s):

  • He kept a menagerie which included foxes, goats, hogs, monkeys and dormice.

News

  • Dormice, Slovenian hunters square off, fueled by alcohol

    Despite this countrys prolonged economic gloom, tiny Slovenia has one thing to celebrate this October: a bumper crop of dormice, the small tree-loving rodents that for some reason are the… Click to Continue »
    on October 15, 2013     Source: McClatchy Washington Bureau

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