bettong

noun
bet·​tong | \ ˈbe-ˌtȯŋ, -ˌtäŋ \
variants: or less commonly bettonga \ ˈbe-​ˌtȯŋ-​gə , -​ˌtäŋ \
plural -s

Definition of bettong

: any of several kangaroos of the genus Bettongia

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History and Etymology for bettong

native name in Australia

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“Bettong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bettong. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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