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quoll

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noun \ˈkwäl\

Definition of quoll

  1. :  any of a genus (Dasyurus) of small spotted carnivorous marsupials of Australia and New Guinea



Origin and Etymology of quoll

short for je-quoll, from Guugu Yimidhirr (Australian aboriginal language of northern Queensland) dhigul


First Known Use: 1770

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