Definition of duck-billed platypus in English:

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duck-billed platypus

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noun

See platypus.
Example sentences
  • There are only three living monotremes, the duck-billed platypus and two species of echidna, or ‘spiny anteaters’, such as the one shown at right.
  • The only living descendants of monotremes are the strange duck-billed platypus of Australia and two species of spiny anteaters, or echidnas.
  • These exotic egg-laying animals are represented by just three species: the duck-billed platypus and two echidnas.
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