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MUS

 Dictionary entry overview: What does Mus mean? 

MUS (noun)
  The noun MUS has 1 sense:

1. type genus of the Muridae: common house mice; the tips of the upper incisors have a square notch

  Familiarity information: MUS used as a noun is very rare.


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MUS (noun)


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Meaning:

Type genus of the Muridae: common house mice; the tips of the upper incisors have a square notch

Classified under:

Nouns denoting animals

Synonyms:

genus Mus; Mus

Hypernyms ("Mus" is a kind of...):

mammal genus (a genus of mammals)

Meronyms (members of "Mus"):

house mouse; Mus musculus (brownish-grey Old World mouse now a common household pest worldwide)

Holonyms ("Mus" is a member of...):

family Muridae; Muridae (originally Old World rats now distributed worldwide; distinguished from the Cricetidae by typically lacking cheek pouches)


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