Definition of wambenger in English:

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wambenger

Pronunciation: /ˈwɒmbɛŋɡə/

noun

Another term for phascogale.
Example sentences
  • I thought it was a squirrel at first glance, but then wambengers kind of do look similar to squirrels.
  • Other possible wildlife you may encounter in the area are boobok owls, tawny frogmouths, and wambengers.
  • Other wildlife include the koomal (brushtail possum), wambenger (brush-tailed phascogale), quenda (southern brown bandicoot), bush rat, kangaroo, several species of birds of prey and nocturnal birds.

Origin

Perhaps from Nyungar.

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