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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The pouched dog or thylacine dasyure of Tasmania, Dasyurus thylacinus or Thylacinus cynocephalus, a large predaceous and carnivorous marsupial quadruped somewhat resembling a wolf, having the back and rump transversely striped (whence the name). See cut under thylacine.

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