Thylogale

noun Thy·log·a·le \thīˈlägə(ˌ)lē\

Definition of Thylogale

  1. :  a genus of marsupial mammals (family Macropodidae) comprising the scrub wallabies and pademelons

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Origin and Etymology of thylogale

New Latin, irregular from Greek thylakos sack, pouch + galeē, galē weasel, ferret — more at galea


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