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Main Entry: kan·ga·roo
Pronunciation: secondarystresskaeng-gschwa-primarystress
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -roos
: any of numerous leaping marsupial mammals of Australia, New Guinea, and adjacent islands that feed on plants and have a small head, long powerful hind legs, a long thick tail used as a support in standing or walking, and in the female a pouch on the abdomen in which the young are carried
[kangaroo illustration]

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