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opossum

noun [C]  /əˈpɑs·əm/ ( short form possum,    /ˈpɑs·əm/) us  
a small animal that lives in trees and has thick fur, a long nose, and no hair on its tail
Translations of “opossum”
in Spanish zarigüeya…
in French opossum…
in German das Opossum…
in Chinese (Traditional) 負鼠…
in Chinese (Simplified) 负鼠…
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