: a genus of marsupials comprising the large flying phalangers of Australia

Word History


New Latin, from Greek schoinobatēs ropedancer, from schoinos rush, reed, rope + -batēs one that goes (from bainein to go, walk)

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“Schoinobates.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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