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macropus

Definition of macropus:

part of speech: noun

The kangaroo, in allusion to the great length of its hind feet.

Usage examples:

  • Number 48. Macropus laniger. George Grey in "Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2)".
  • 1: 1 1: 4 2: 1 6: 1 6: 9. Macropus giganteus Shaw. George Grey in "Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2)".
  • Macropus atlas, lower jaw of. Sir Charles Lyell in "The Student's Elements of Geology".
  • 1: 1 6: 1. Macropus minor Shaw. George Grey in "Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2)".

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