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kangaroo

noun [C] uk   /ˌkæŋ.ɡərˈuː/  us   /-ɡəˈruː/ (plural kangaroos or kangaroo)
B1 a large Australian mammal with a long stiff tail, short front legs and long powerful back legs on which it moves by jumping
Translations of “kangaroo”
in Arabic كَنْغَر…
in Korean 캥거루…
in Malaysian kanggaru…
in French kangourou…
in Turkish kanguru…
in Italian canguro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 袋鼠…
in Russian кенгуру…
in Polish kangur…
in Vietnamese chuột túi…
in Spanish canguro…
in Portuguese canguru…
in Thai จิงโจ้…
in German das Känguruh…
in Catalan cangur…
in Japanese カンガルー…
in Indonesian kanguru…
in Chinese (Simplified) 袋鼠…
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