Marsupial

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Definition

a marsupial: a type of mammal which is not completely developed when it is born and is carried around in a pocket on the mother's body (for example, koala, possum, kangaroo)
adjective, noun

Examples

  • "We're known for our wildlife, especially the unique marsupials that live here."
  • "They look like tiny little bears, but they're actually part of the marsupial family, animals native to Australia."
  • "These marsupials pose little threat to humans."

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