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phascogale

Line breaks: phas|cog¦ale
Pronunciation: /faˈskɒɡəliː/

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Definition of phascogale in English:

noun

A small arboreal flesh- and nectar-eating Australian marsupial with a pointed snout, large eyes and ears, and a bushy tail.
  • Genus Phascogale, family Dasyuridae: two species

Origin

modern Latin, from Greek phaskōlos 'purse' + galē 'weasel'.

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