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opossum

noun [C] uk   /əˈpɒs.əm/  us   /-ˈpɑː.səm/
US informal (also possum) a small American marsupial that lives in trees and has thick fur, a long nose, and a tail without fur
Translations of “opossum”
in Vietnamese thú có túi ôpốt…
in Spanish zarigüeya…
in Thai สัตว์คล้ายหนูมีกระเป๋าหน้าท้อง…
in Malaysian oposum…
in French opossum…
in German das Opossum…
in Chinese (Traditional) 負鼠…
in Indonesian sejenis hewan berkantung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 负鼠…
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