cactus mouse


Definition of cactus mouse

: a white-footed mouse (Peromyscus eremicus) of desert areas of southwestern North America

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First Known Use of cactus mouse

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Cactus mouse.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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