1. [ adjective ] of or relating to the marsupials

"marsupial animals"

Related terms: marsupium
2. [ noun ] (zoology) mammals of which the females have a pouch (the marsupium) containing the teats where the young are fed and carried
Synonyms: pouched_mammal
Related terms: metatherian opossum wombat bandicoot opossum_rat opossum kangaroo dasyurid_marsupial pouched_mole Marsupialia
Similar spelling:   Marsupialia