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Abbreviations dictionary. 2012.

Synonyms:
(Phascolomys ursinus)


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  • wombat — [ wɔ̃ba ] n. m. • 1803; mot angl. (1798), d une langue indigène d Australie ♦ Phascolome (marsupial). ● wombat nom masculin Gros marsupial fouisseur d Australie, herbivore et terrestre, à denture évoquant celle des rongeurs. ⇒WOMBAT, subst. masc …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • wombat — WOMBÁT s.m. Mamifer marsupial râmător din Australia, care îşi sapă adăpostul subteran. (din engl., fr. wombat) Trimis de tavi, 13.09.2007. Sursa: MDN  wombát s. m. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • Wombat — (Beutelmaus, Phascolomys Geoffr.), einzige Gattung der Familie der Beutelmäuse (Phascolomyidae) aus der Unterordnung der Wurzelfresser (Rhizophaga), nächtliche, schwerfällige, harmlose Tiere mit sehr plumpem Körper, ungeschlachtem Kopf, kurzem,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Wombat — (Phascolŏmys), eine Familie bildende Gattg. der pflanzenfressenden Beuteltiere, von plumpem Körperbau und schweinsähnlichem Äußern. Bezahnung der der Nagetiere ähnlich; Füße fünfzehig, stark bekrallt, Schwanz rudimentär, warzenförmig.… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Wombat — Wom bat, n. [From the native name, womback, wombach, in Australia.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of three species of Australian burrowing marsupials of the genus {Phascolomys}, especially the common species ({Phascolomys ursinus}). They are nocturnal in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wombat — Wombat, so v.w. Phascolomys …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Wombat — Wombat, Säugethier aus der Ordnung der Beutelthiere, von der Größe des Dachses, ohne Schwanz, plump und äußerst träg, dabei von außerordentlich sanftem Wesen. Es lebt in Höhlen in Neuholland, pflanzt sich aber auch bei uns leicht fort. Fleisch… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • wombat — marsupial mammal of Australia, 1798, from aboriginal Australian womback, wombar …   Etymology dictionary

  • wombat — ► NOUN ▪ a burrowing plant eating Australian marsupial which resembles a small bear with short legs. ORIGIN from an extinct Aboriginal language …   English terms dictionary

  • wombat — [wäm′bat΄] n. [altered < Austral native name] any of a family (Vombatidae) of burrowing marsupials resembling small bears, found in Australia, Tasmania, and several Pacific islands …   English World dictionary

  • Wombat — Taxobox name = WombatsMSW3 Groves|pages=43 44] fossil range = Pleistocene to Recent image caption = Common Wombat in the snow regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia infraclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Diprotodontia subordo =… …   Wikipedia