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dasyure


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dasyure  \Das"y*ure\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  thick,  shaggy  +  ?  tail:  cf  F. 
  dasyure.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  carnivorous  marsupial  quadruped  of  Australia,  belonging  to 
  the  genus  {Dasyurus}.  There  are  several  species. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dasyure 
  n  :  any  of  several  more  or  less  arboreal  marsupials  somewhat 
  resembling  martens 




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