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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small nocturnal and arboreal Australian marsupial (Tarsipes rostratus) about the size of a mouse. It has a long muzzle, a long tongue, and very few teeth, and feeds upon honey and insects. Called also noolbenger.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Cheerful; lively.
  • n. Cheerfulness; sport.
  • n. The top of a hill.
  • n. See tate.
  • n. A marsupial mammal of Australia, Tarsipes rostratus. Also called noolbenger. See Tarsipes.

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