bandicoot

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model of a bandicoot

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Telugu పందికొక్కు (paṃdikokku), from పంది (paṃdi, pig, boar) +‎ కొక్కు (kokku, bandicoot).

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bandicoot (plural bandicoots)

  1. A small Australian marsupial with a distinctive long snout, of the family Peramelidae.
  2. Any of several rat-like rodents of the genera Bandicota and Nesokia of southeast Asia.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English, in turn borrowed from Telugu పందికొక్కు (paṃdikokku).

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bandicoot m (plural bandicoots)

  1. bandicoot (small Australian marsupial of the family Peramelidae)