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possum

noun [C] uk   /ˈpɒs.əm/  us   /ˈpɑː.səm/
a small marsupial found in Australia and New Zealand that lives in trees and has thick fur and a long nose and tail US informal an opossum
Translations of “possum”
in Vietnamese thú có túi ôpốt…
in Spanish zarigüeya…
in Thai สัตว์เลี้ยงลูกด้วยนมมีกระเป๋าหน้าท้อง…
in Malaysian pura-pura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 負鼠…
in Indonesian sejenis hewan berkantung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 负鼠…
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