Definition of feathertail glider in English:

feathertail glider

Line breaks: fea¦ther|tail glider
Pronunciation: /ˈfɛðəteɪl


  • An Australian pygmy possum with a flap of skin between the fore- and hindlimbs for gliding, and a feathery tail.
    • Acrobates pygmaeus, family Burramyidae. Alternative name: flying mouse
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    • Can we imagine a country without parrots, without sugar and feathertail gliders?
    • A few days ago I found the remains of a feathertail glider below a heavily flowering unknown species of blue gum in front of the house.

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