from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) 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.


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