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marsupial


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Marsupial  \Mar*su"pi*al\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  marsupial.] 
  1.  (Zo["o]l.)  Having  a  pouch  for  carrying  the  immature  young; 
  of  or  pertaining  to  the  Marsupialia. 
 
  2.  (Anat.  &  Zo["o]l.)  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  marsupium;  as 
  the  marsupial  bones. 
 
  {Marsupial  frog}.  (Zo["o]l.)  See  {Nototrema}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Marsupial  \Mar*su"pi*al\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  One  of  the  Marsupialia. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  marsupial 
  adj  :  or  or  relating  to  the  marsupials;  "marsupial  animals" 
  n  :  mammals  of  which  the  females  have  a  pouch  (the  marsupium) 
  containing  the  teats  where  the  young  are  fed  and  carried 
  [syn:  {pouched  mammal}] 




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