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Mus musculus
Mouse Mouse (mous), n.; pl. Mice (m[imac]s). [OE. mous, mus, AS. m[=u]s, pl. m[=y]s; akin to D. muis, G. maus, OHG. & Icel. m[=u]s, Dan. muus, Sw. mus, Russ. muishe, L. mus, Gr. my^s, Skr. m[=u]sh mouse, mush to steal. [root]277. Cf. Muscle, Musk.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small rodents belonging to the genus Mus and various related genera of the family Murid[ae]. The common house mouse (Mus musculus) is found in nearly all countries. The American white-footed, or deer, mouse (Hesperomys leucopus) sometimes lives in houses. See Dormouse, Meadow mouse, under Meadow, and Harvest mouse, under Harvest.
Mus musculus
--Simonds. House car (Railroad), a freight car with inclosing sides and a roof; a box car. House of correction. See Correction. House cricket (Zo["o]l.), a European cricket (Gryllus domesticus), which frequently lives in houses, between the bricks of chimneys and fireplaces. It is noted for the loud chirping or stridulation of the males. House dog, a dog kept in or about a dwelling house. House finch (Zo["o]l.), the burion. House flag, a flag denoting the commercial house to which a merchant vessel belongs. House fly (Zo["o]l.), a common fly (esp. Musca domestica), which infests houses both in Europe and America. Its larva is a maggot which lives in decaying substances or excrement, about sink drains, etc. House of God, a temple or church. House of ill fame. See Ill fame under Ill, a. House martin (Zo["o]l.), a common European swallow (Hirundo urbica). It has feathered feet, and builds its nests of mud against the walls of buildings. Called also house swallow, and window martin. House mouse (Zo["o]l.), the common mouse (Mus musculus). House physician, the resident medical adviser of a hospital or other public institution. House snake (Zo["o]l.), the milk snake. House sparrow (Zo["o]l.), the common European sparrow (Passer domesticus). It has recently been introduced into America, where it has become very abundant, esp. in cities. Called also thatch sparrow. House spider (Zo["o]l.), any spider which habitually lives in houses. Among the most common species are Theridium tepidariorum and Tegenaria domestica. House surgeon, the resident surgeon of a hospital. House wren (Zo["o]l.), the common wren of the Eastern United States (Troglodytes a["e]don). It is common about houses and in gardens, and is noted for its vivacity, and loud musical notes. See Wren. Religious house, a monastery or convent. The White House, the official residence of the President of the United States; -- hence, colloquially, the office of President.

Meaning of Musculus from wikipedia

- The blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) is a marine mammal belonging to the baleen whale suborder Mysticeti. Reaching a maximum confirmed length of 29.9...
- Southeastern Asian house mouse (Mus musculus castaneus) (southern and southeastern Asia) Western European house mouse (Mus musculus domesticus); includes the fancy...
- Musculus may refer to: Andreas Musculus (1514–1581), German Lutheran theologian Heinrich Musculus (b. 1868), Swedish-Norwegian businessperson Wolfgang...
- Mus musculus domesticus, the Western European house mouse, is a subspecies of the house mouse (Mus musculus). Some laboratory mouse strains such as C57BL/6...
- hip Antagonist Iliacus, psoas major and psoas minor Identifiers Latin Musculus glutaeus maximus (muss ) TA A04.7.02.006 FMA 22314 Anatomical terms of...
- glands, which produce thin saliva. The muscular part of the uvula (Latin: musculus uvulae) shortens and broadens the uvula. This changes the contour of the...
- and lateral rotation of the hip, flexion of the knee Identifiers Latin musculus sartorius TA A04.7.02.016 FMA 22353 Anatomical terms of muscle [edit on...
- nerve Actions Supports the viscera in pelvic cavity Identifiers Latin Musculus levator ani TA A04.5.04.002 FMA 19087 Anatomical terms of muscle [edit...
- muscle can be considered as the anglicized variant of the Latin expression musculus bracchialis. In cl****ical Latin bracchialis means of or belonging to the...
- (L5, S1, and S2) Actions External rotator of the thigh Identifiers Latin Musculus piriformis TA A04.7.02.011 FMA 19082 Anatomical terms of muscle [edit on...
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