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English definition of “bandicoot”

bandicoot

noun [C] uk   /ˈbæn.dɪ.kuːt/ us  
a type of marsupial (= an animal that lives in a bag on its mother's body after birth) that lives in AustraliaWild mammalsHumans, apes and monkeysFelines (cats)Canines (dogs)Deer and antelopeRodents and similar animalsMarine mammals
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