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kowari

Line breaks: ko¦wari
Pronunciation: /kəˈwɑːri
 
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Definition of kowari in English:

noun (plural kowaris)

A small carnivorous marsupial with a pointed snout, large eyes, and a black bushy tip to the tail, found in central Australia.
  • Dasycercus byrnei, family Dasyuridae

Origin

from Diyari and Ngamini (Aboriginal languages) kariri.

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