any of various mouse-sized to rat-sized marsupials of the family Dasyuridae, occurring in Australia, New Guinea, and Tasmania: some species are rare or endangered.
the mouselike crested-tailed Dasycercus cristicauda of Australian deserts.
any mouselike insectivorous marsupial of the subfamily Phascogalinae: family Dasyuridae
[mahr-soo-pee-uh m] /mɑrˈsu pi əm/ noun, plural marsupia [mahr-soo-pee-uh] /mɑrˈsu pi ə/ (Show IPA) 1. the pouch or fold of skin on the abdomen of a female marsupial. /mɑːˈsjuːpɪəm; -ˈsuː-/ noun (pl) -pia (-pɪə) 1. an external pouch in most female marsupials within which the newly born offspring are suckled and complete their development
noun 1. a dark grayish-purple color. 2. a purple pigment used in painting, artificially made from an iron oxide base and characterized by strong film-forming properties and permanence.
[mahr-see-uh s] /ˈmɑr si əs/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. a satyr who lost in a flute-playing competition with Apollo and was flayed alive as a penalty. MARshall SYstem for Aerospace Simulation. A software system for digital simulation of large physical systems. [“MARSYAS – A Software System for the Digital Simulation of Physical Systems”, H. Trauboth […]
noun 1. a medium to deep orange-yellow color. 2. a yellow pigment used in painting, artificially made from an iron hydroxide base and characterized by strong film-forming properties and permanence.