Definition of Wombat

1. Noun. Burrowing herbivorous Australian marsupials about the size of a badger.

Generic synonyms: Marsupial, Pouched Mammal
Group relationships: Family Vombatidae, Vombatidae



Definition of Wombat

1. n. Any one of three species of Australian burrowing marsupials of the genus Phascolomys, especially the common species (P. ursinus). They are nocturnal in their habits, and feed mostly on roots.

2. n. Any one of three species of Australian burrowing marsupials of the genus Phascolomys, especially the common species (P. ursinus). They are nocturnal in their habits, and feed mostly on roots.

Definition of Wombat

1. Noun. Any of several herbivorous, burrowing marsupials, of the family ''Vombatidae'', mainly found in southern and eastern Australia. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Wombat

1. a nocturnal mammal [n -S]

Medical Definition of Wombat

1. Any one of three species of Australian burrowing marsupials of the genus Phascolomys, especially the common species (P. Ursinus). They are nocturnal in their habits, and feed mostly on roots. Origin: From the native name, womback, wombach, in Australia. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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