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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A genus of marsupial mammals comprising the common Australian rat kangaroos

Usage examples (7)
  • Long-nosed potoroo (Potorous tridactylus), Australia.
  • The long-nosed potoroo (Potorous tridactylus) is widespread on Tasmania, whereas the Tasmanian bettong (Bettongia gaimardi) is restricted to dry sclerophyll forest in...
  • The mammals include a number of well-known animals such as the eastern grey kangaroo Macropus giganteus, the red-necked wallaby M. rufogriseus, wallaroo M. robustus, koala...
  • Potorous tridactylus, a species of rat kangaroo prevalent in Australia. for more
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