flintymouse
Flittermouse Flit"ter*mouse`, n. [Flitter, v.i. + mouse; cf. G. fledermaus, OHG. fledarm[=u]s. Cf. {Flickermouse}, {Flindermouse}.] (Zo["o]l.) A bat; -- called also {flickermouse}, {flindermouse}, and {flintymouse}. [1913 Webster]

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  • flickermouse — Flittermouse Flit ter*mouse , n. [Flitter, v.i. + mouse; cf. G. fledermaus, OHG. fledarm[=u]s. Cf. {Flickermouse}, {Flindermouse}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A bat; called also {flickermouse}, {flindermouse}, and {flintymouse}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flindermouse — Flittermouse Flit ter*mouse , n. [Flitter, v.i. + mouse; cf. G. fledermaus, OHG. fledarm[=u]s. Cf. {Flickermouse}, {Flindermouse}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A bat; called also {flickermouse}, {flindermouse}, and {flintymouse}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flittermouse — Flit ter*mouse , n. [Flitter, v.i. + mouse; cf. G. fledermaus, OHG. fledarm[=u]s. Cf. {Flickermouse}, {Flindermouse}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A bat; called also {flickermouse}, {flindermouse}, and {flintymouse}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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