Definition of mouse lemur in English:

mouse lemur

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noun

  • A small nocturnal Madagascan lemur with large ears, close-set eyes, and a long tail.
    • Genus Microcebus, family Cheirogaleidae: three species
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    • The mouse lemur, one of the smallest of the primates, measures only five inches long, not including its tail.
    • This may look like a shapeless blob stuck to a twig, but it's actually a nocturnal mouse lemur.
    • Their sizes vary widely - from the mouse lemur, which measures only 5 inches long, excluding its tail; to the indiri, which grows to more than 2 feet long.

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