Phalangist
Phalangist Pha*lan"gist, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any arboreal marsupial of the genus {Phalangista}. The vulpine phalangist ({Phalangista vulpina}) is the largest species, the full grown male being about two and a half feet long. It has a large bushy tail. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]

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