field mouse

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Synonyms for field mouse

any of various small mouselike rodents of the family Cricetidae (especially of genus Microtus) having a stout short-tailed body and inconspicuous ears and inhabiting fields or meadows

any nocturnal Old World mouse of the genus Apodemus inhabiting woods and fields and gardens

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One of the holes made by field mice at the Greenway Road Recreation Ground
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Striped field mice from VOplowed fields carried many more chiggers and ticks than mice from plowed fields.
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Throughout the day, the field mice went about their lives under constan threat from the cat who patrolled their grounds and disrupted their activities.
If so, it was thanks to a group of creative students who gave his transport a makeover - after it was targeted by field mice.