opossum in Engels

Uitspraak
n. small marsupial animal which has a prehensile tail and is native to the eastern United States and Central and South America; small marsupial animal that is native to Australia and New Zealand
n. possum, opossum, small marsupial found in the eastern United States
n. opossum, small marsupial animal which has a prehensile tail and is native to the eastern United States and Central and South America; small marsupial animal that is native to Australia and New Zealand

Voorbeeldzinnen

Even if a hedgehog, a mole, an otter, a rabbit or an opossum look like a rodent, they aren't.
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I know you are playing possum, open your eyes.
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I just saw an opossum.
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Even though they look like it, a hedgehog, a mole, an otter, a rabbit or an opossum are not rodents.
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Possums feed on eucalyptus trees.
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A possum died under the house.
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I ate a possum... peas, vegetables... grits, lamb, sausages...
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I mean, it's bad enough that your family's half possum...
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I thought that was a possum.
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I mean, when I was coming up, it was just "possum."
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Synoniemen

nocturnal arboreal marsupial having a naked prehensile tail found from southern North America to northern South America: common opossum, Didelphis virginiana, family Didelphidae, possum, Didelphidae, pouched mammal, crab-eating opossum, Didelphis marsupialis, marsupial
small furry Australian arboreal marsupials having long usually prehensile tails: flying opossum, koala, koala bear, flying phalanger, phalanger, flying squirrel, native bear, kangaroo bear, family Phalangeridae, cuscus, possum, Phalangeridae, Phascolarctos cinereus, pouched mammal, brush-tailed phalanger, Trichosurus vulpecula, marsupial


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