activity wheel

Main Entry:  activity wheel
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a treadmill or wheel on which the exercise of small mammals is measured; also called exercise wheel
Example:  The roadrunners readily accepted an activity wheel as an outlet for locomotor activity.
Etymology:  1950
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