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Wikipedia
  • Mouse (noun)

    Any small rodent of the genus Mus.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A member of the many small rodent and marsupial species resembling such a rodent.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A quiet or shy person.

  • Mouse (noun)

    (plural mice or, rarely, mouses) An input device that is moved over a pad or other flat surface to produce a corresponding movement of a pointer on a graphical display.

  • Mouse (noun)

    Hematoma.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A turn or lashing of spun yarn or small stuff, or a metallic clasp or fastening, uniting the point and shank of a hook to prevent its unhooking or straightening out.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A familiar term of endearment.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A match used in firing guns or blasting.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A small model of (a fragment of) Zermelo-Fraenkel set theory with desirable properties (depending on the context).

  • Mouse (noun)

    A small cushion for a woman's hair.

  • Mouse (verb)

    To move cautiously or furtively, in the manner of a mouse (the rodent) (frequently used in the phrasal verb to mouse around).

  • Mouse (verb)

    To hunt or catch mice (the rodents), usually of cats.

  • Mouse (verb)

    To close the mouth of a hook by a careful binding of marline or wire.

    "Captain Higgins moused the hook with a bit of marline to prevent the block beckets from falling out under slack."

  • Mouse (verb)

    To navigate by means of a computer mouse.

  • Mouse (verb)

    To tear, as a cat devours a mouse.

  • Keyboard (noun)

    A set of keys used to operate a typewriter, computer etc.

  • Keyboard (noun)

    A component of many instruments including the piano, organ, and harpsichord consisting of usually black and white keys that cause different tones to be produced when struck.

  • Keyboard (noun)

    A device with keys of a musical keyboard, used to control electronic sound-producing devices which may be built into or separate from the keyboard device.

  • Keyboard (verb)

    To type on a computer keyboard.

    "Keyboarding is the part of this job I hate the most."

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Oxford Dictionary
  • Mouse (noun)

    Any one of numerous species of small rodents belonging to the genus Mus and various related genera of the family Muridæ. The common house mouse (Mus musculus) is found in nearly all countries. The American white-footed mouse, or deer mouse (Peromyscus leucopus, formerly Hesperomys leucopus) sometimes lives in houses. See Dormouse, Meadow mouse, under Meadow, and Harvest mouse, under Harvest.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A knob made on a rope with spun yarn or parceling to prevent a running eye from slipping.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A familiar term of endearment.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A dark-colored swelling caused by a blow.

  • Mouse (noun)

    A match used in firing guns or blasting.

  • Mouse (verb)

    To watch for and catch mice.

  • Mouse (verb)

    To watch for or pursue anything in a sly manner; to pry about, on the lookout for something.

  • Mouse

    To tear, as a cat devours a mouse.

  • Mouse

    To furnish with a mouse; to secure by means of a mousing. See Mouse, n., 2.

  • Keyboard (noun)

    The whole arrangement, or one range, of the keys{3} of an organ, piano, typewriter, etc.; that part of a device containing the keys{3} used to operate it.

Webster Dictionary
  • Mouse (noun)

    any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails

  • Mouse (noun)

    a hand-operated electronic device that controls the coordinates of a cursor on your computer screen as you move it around on a pad; on the bottom of the mouse is a ball that rolls on the surface of the pad;

    "a mouse takes much more room than a trackball"

  • Mouse (verb)

    to go stealthily or furtively;

    "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"

  • Mouse (verb)

    manipulate the mouse of a computer

  • Keyboard (noun)

    device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like

  • Keyboard (noun)

    holder consisting of an arrangement of hooks on which keys or locks can be hung

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