pademelon pad`e*mel"on n. (Zo["o]l.) Any of several small reddish-brown wallabies of scrubby areas of Australia and New Guinea, especially those belonging to the genus {Thylogale}; a paddymelon. See {Wallaby} [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

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  • pademelon — n. any small wallaby of the genus Thylogale, inhabiting the coastal scrub of Australia. Etymology: corrupt. of an Aboriginal name * * * pademelon variant of paddymelon …   Useful english dictionary

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  • pademelon — /pad ee mel euhn/, n. any of several small Australian wallabies, esp. of the genus Thylogale. Also, paddymelon. [1820 30; perh. < Dharuk, altered by folk etym.] * * * …   Universalium

  • pademelon — noun Any of several Thylogale species which are smaller relatives of the kangaroo and wallaby the smallest members of the macropod family, Macropodidae …   Wiktionary

  • pademelon — [ padɪˌmɛlən] (also paddymelon) noun a small wallaby inhabiting the coastal scrub of Australia and New Guinea. [Genus Thylogale: three species.] Origin C19 (earlier as paddymelon): prob. an alt. of Dharuk badimalion …   English new terms dictionary

  • pademelon — pad·e·melon …   English syllables

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