Trichosurus

noun
a genus of Phalangeridae
Syn: ↑genus Trichosurus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Phalangeridae, ↑family Phalangeridae
Member Meronyms: ↑brush-tailed phalanger, ↑Trichosurus vulpecula

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\\ˌtrikəˈs(y)u̇rəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek trichōsis growth of hair + New Latin -urus — more at trichosis
: a genus of marsupials comprising the common Australian opossums from which the opossum fur of commerce is obtained

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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