Dasyuroides

noun
Dasy·​u·​roi·​des | \ ˌdasēyəˈrȯi(ˌ)dēz \

Definition of Dasyuroides

: a small genus of Australian pouched mice

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History and Etymology for Dasyuroides

New Latin, from Dasyurus + Latin -oides -oid

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“Dasyuroides.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dasyuroides. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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