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Related to meadow mouse: meadow jumping mouse
See field mouse.
(Animals) US another name for vole1
any of numerous short-tailed rodents, esp. of the genus Microtus, chiefly of fields and meadows.
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|Noun||1.||meadow mouse - widely distributed in grasslands of northern United States and Canada|
field mouse, vole - any of various small mouselike rodents of the family Cricetidae (especially of genus Microtus) having a stout short-tailed body and inconspicuous ears and inhabiting fields or meadows