koala
noun Etymology: Dharuk (Australian aboriginal language of the Port Jackson area) gula, gulawanʸ Date: 1803 an Australian arboreal marsupial (Phascolarctos cinereus) that has a broad head, large hairy ears, dense gray fur, and sharp claws and feeds on eucalyptus leaves — called also koala bear

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  • koala — koala …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Koala — (Phascolarctos cinereus) Systematik Unterklasse: Beutelsäuger (Metatheria) Überordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • koala — [ kɔala ] n. m. • 1817; en angl. 1802; australien kula ♦ Mammifère australien (marsupiaux), animal grimpeur, recouvert d un pelage gris très fourni, ressemblant à un petit ours. Les koalas se nourrissent de feuilles d eucalyptus. ● koala nom… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Koala — Жанр транс, прогрессив хаус. Годы 2002 по сей день …   Википедия

  • Koala — Sm (ein Beuteltier mit wolligem Pelz) per. Wortschatz exot. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus einer australischen Eingeborenensprache.    Ebenso ne. koala, nfrz. koala, nndl. koala, nschw. koala, nnorw. koala. ✎ Rey Debove/Gagnon (1988), 476f.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • koala — koála s. f. (sil. ko a ) Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  KOÁLA s.f. (zool.) Animal căţărător din ordinul marsupialelor, care trăieşte în Australia; urs cu pungă. [pron. ko a . / < fr. koala < cuv. australian].… …   Dicționar Român

  • Koala — statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Phascolarctos cinereus angl. koala; koala bear; native bear vok. Beutelbär; Koala rus. коала pranc. koala ryšiai: platesnis terminas – koalos sinonimas – sterblinė… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • koala — statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Phascolarctos cinereus angl. koala; koala bear; native bear vok. Beutelbär; Koala rus. коала pranc. koala ryšiai: platesnis terminas – koalos sinonimas – sterblinė… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • koala — UK [kəʊˈɑːlə] / US [koʊˈɑlə] or koala bear UK / US noun [countable] Word forms koala : singular koala plural koalas an Australian animal with grey fur, large ears, and no tail. Koalas live in trees and eat eucalyptus leaves …   English dictionary

  • Koala — Ko*a la, n. A tailless furry marsupial ({Phascolarctos cinereus}), found in Australia. The female carries her young on the back of her neck. Called also {Australian bear}, {koala bear}, {native bear}, and {native sloth}. The koala lives almost… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • koala — koàla ž <G mn koálā> DEFINICIJA zool. tobolčar biljožder (Phascolarctos cinereus), živi u Australiji; medvjedak crnonosi ETIMOLOGIJA engl. koala ← egz. gú̕la …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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