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ˈwɒl ə biwal·la·by

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wallaby, brush kangaroo(noun)

    any of various small or medium-sized kangaroos; often brightly colored

Wiktionary

  1. wallaby(Noun)

    Any of several species of marsupial; usually smaller and stockier than kangaroos

    Etymology: From wolabā, an Australian Aboriginal word from New South Wales.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wallaby(noun)

    any one of numerous species of kangaroos belonging to the genus Halmaturus, native of Australia and Tasmania, especially the smaller species, as the brush kangaroo (H. Bennettii) and the pademelon (H. thetidis). The wallabies chiefly inhabit the wooded district and bushy plains

    Etymology: [From a native name.]

Freebase

  1. Wallaby

    A wallaby is any of about thirty species of Macropodidae family. It is an informal designation generally used for any macropod that is smaller than a kangaroo or wallaroo that has not been designated otherwise.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Wallaby

    wol′ab-i, n. a small kangaroo.—On the wallaby, On the wallaby track, out of employment, a slang Australian phrase derived from the shy habits of the kangaroo.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wallaby in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wallaby in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of wallaby in a Sentence

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    The provision of supplementary food is one of the key strategies we are deploying to promote the survival and recovery of endangered species like the brush-tailed rock-wallaby, initial fire assessments indicate the habitat of several important brush-tailed rock-wallaby populations was burnt in the recent bushfires. The wallabies typically survive the fire itself, but are then left stranded with limited natural food as the fire takes out the vegetation around their rocky habitat.

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