Translation of possum in Spanish:

possum

zarigüeya, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpɒsəm//ˈpɑsəm/

noun

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    zarigüeya feminine
    oposum feminine
    comadreja feminine Southern Cone
    zorro masculine Central America Mexico
    • Leonie Lamont found a dead possum in the car park which had fallen out of its tree overnight.
    • In Tasmania we have such a huge amount of wildlife: brush tail possums, all sorts of animals that at a glimpse, at a distance in poor light or whatever, can appear to be a fox.
    • We've got tiny little radios that we can put on the honey possums now.
    • I followed his gaze and there on the eave of the neighbor's house sat a fat possum.
    • The Plaintiff has a licence to take and hold brush tail possums from the Department of Parks Wildlife and Heritage in Tasmania.
    • Maybe you would see koalas, wombats, echidnas, brush tail and ring tail possums and emus if you're lucky.
    • The main predators which are depleting the bird population in native forest are possums, stoats, rats and mice.
    • There are a variety of possums, early kangaroos, koalas, wombats and quolls, as well as marsupial groups that are now completely extinct.
    • The last honey possum collected in the Perth metro area was in Shenton Park in 1941.
    • The challenge, therefore, was to vaccinate the nocturnal, tree-dwelling possums.
    • It is also my first chance to see the wonderfully unique wildlife here; kangaroos, wallabies, wombats, pademelons, possums, and various unique birds.
    • The model in the center wears a possum fur coat to complete the look.
    • Many of these products come with a label that reads, " Thank you for buying possum fur.
    • A large fat possum was caught in bright blue light, hissed and ran up the nearest tree.
    • The Plaintiff acquires brush tail possums - which are harvested in this State.
    • It is what we, as carers of koalas, birds, possums, macropods (wallabies, kangaroos etc.) and other wildlife carers are trained to do.
    • Only through world wide marketing of possum fur products can this pest be safely controlled.
    • No, the aim is not to decimate the possum population.
    • Possum populations have been drastically reduced, resulting in significant improvements in forest health.
    • Like these bats, honey possums feed by probing flowers with their tongues.