Marsupial frog
Marsupial Mar*su"pi*al (m[aum]r*s[=u]"p[i^]*al), a. [Cf. F. marsupial.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Having a pouch for carrying the immature young; of or pertaining to the Marsupialia. [1913 Webster]

2. (Anat. & Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to a marsupium; as, the marsupial bones. [1913 Webster]

{Marsupial frog}. (Zo["o]l.) See {Nototrema}. [1913 Webster]


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