hazel dormouse

noun
variants: or less commonly hazel mouse

Definition of hazel dormouse 

: a common, chiefly European dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius) with yellowish-brown fur

called also common dormouse

First Known Use of hazel dormouse

1951, in the meaning defined above

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