Definition of Apodemus
1. Noun. Old World field mice.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Muridae, Muridae
Member holonyms: Field Mouse, Fieldmouse, Apodemus Sylvaticus, European Wood Mouse
Lexicographical Neighbors of Apodemus
Literary usage of Apodemus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Hantaviruses: Emerging Viral Diseases edited by J. S. Mackenzie (1999)
"... apodemus flavicollis; Apag, apodemus agrarius; Rn Rattus norvégiens), identifier, and state, region or country of origin. ..."
2. Julian, Philosopher and Emperor, and the Last Struggle of Paganism Against by Alice Gardner (1895)
"Paul " the Chain " and apodemus the Sycophant perished by the hideous death, which seems to have been a not uncommon sentence, ..."