adj 1 a : of or relating to the genus Mus or to its subfamily (Murinae) that includes most of the rats and mice which habitually live in intimate association with humans < rodents> b : of, relating to, or produced by the house mouse <a odor> 2 : affecting or transmitted by rats or mice < rickettsial diseases>
n : a murine animal .
Similar sounding terms: mo·ron mRNA mu·rein mur·ri·na
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