Rearmouse
Rearmouse Rear"mouse`, Reremouse Rere"mouse` (-mous`), n. [AS. hr[=e]rem[=u]s; probably fr. hr[=e]ran to agitate, stir (akin to G. r["u]hren, Icel. hr[ae]ra) + m[=u]s mouse.] (Zo["o]l.) The leather-winged bat ({Vespertilio murinus}). [Written also {reermouse}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • rearmouse — variant of reremouse …   Useful english dictionary

  • reermouse — Rearmouse Rear mouse , Reremouse Rere mouse ( mous ), n. [AS. hr[=e]rem[=u]s; probably fr. hr[=e]ran to agitate, stir (akin to G. r[ u]hren, Icel. hr[ae]ra) + m[=u]s mouse.] (Zo[ o]l.) The leather winged bat ({Vespertilio murinus}). [Written also …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reremouse — Rearmouse Rear mouse , Reremouse Rere mouse ( mous ), n. [AS. hr[=e]rem[=u]s; probably fr. hr[=e]ran to agitate, stir (akin to G. r[ u]hren, Icel. hr[ae]ra) + m[=u]s mouse.] (Zo[ o]l.) The leather winged bat ({Vespertilio murinus}). [Written also …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vespertilio murinus — Rearmouse Rear mouse , Reremouse Rere mouse ( mous ), n. [AS. hr[=e]rem[=u]s; probably fr. hr[=e]ran to agitate, stir (akin to G. r[ u]hren, Icel. hr[ae]ra) + m[=u]s mouse.] (Zo[ o]l.) The leather winged bat ({Vespertilio murinus}). [Written also …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reermouse — Reer mouse (r?r mous ), n. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Rearmouse}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reremouse — Rere mouse (r?r mous ), n. (Zo[ o]l.) A rearmouse. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Uproar — Up roar, n. [D. oproer; akin to G. aufruhr, Dan. opr[ o]r, Sw. uppror; D. op up + roeren to stir; akin to AS. hr?ran to stir, hr?r stirring, active, G. r[ u]hren to stir, OHG. ruoren, Icel. hr[ae]ra, Dan. r[ o]re, Sw. r[ o]ra. Cf. {Rearmouse}.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Parti-coloured bat — Taxobox name = Parti coloured Bat status = LR/lc status system = iucn2.3 image width = 200px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Chiroptera familia = Vespertilionidae genus = Vespertilio species = V. murinus binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • List of bats — The class Mammalia (the mammals) is divided into two subclasses based on reproductive techniques: egg laying mammals (the monotremes); and mammals which give live birth. The latter subclass is divided into two infraclasses: pouched mammals (the… …   Wikipedia

  • bat — as in ‘cricket bat’ [OE] and bat the animal [16] come from entirely different sources. Bat the wooden implement first appears in late Old English as batt ‘cudgel’, but it is not clear where it ultimately came from. Some have postulated a Celtic… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

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