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Definition of the noun acrobates
What does acrobates mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- a genus of Phalangeridae
Phrases with Acrobates
- Acrobates pygmaeus
- species Acrobates pygmaeus
- genus acrobates
- Kahlia acrobates
- Kahliella Acrobates
- Telenomus Acrobates
- Hartmannula Acrobates
- species Kahlia acrobates
- Species Kahliella Acrobates
- Species Telenomus Acrobates
- Species Hartmannula Acrobates
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
It is related (Acrobates pygmaeus). to Petaurus, and includes such pygmy petaurists as the opossum-mouse, Acrobates pygmaeus, one of the most diminutive of marsupials, being hardly larger than a mouse. Like various other socalled flying ...
Acrobates), & Gr. akpó3aroc, walking on tiptoe, also going to the top, (akpov, the highest point, top, summit, neut. of ākpoc, highest. topmost, + 3aróc, verbal adj. from Baivetv, go, = E. come, q. v.] 1. A ropedancer; also, one who practises high ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
Acrobates (akl'ob ' g. - téz), n. [NL.,< Gr. as if 'dxpofldrrig, equiv. to de6,iarog: see acrobat] Agenus or subgcnus of marsupial quadrupeds of the family Phala ngistiilw, peculiar to Australia. It is fl'lnted to Petuunw, and includes such pygmy ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
It is related to Petaurus, and includes such pygmy petaurists as the opossum- mouse, Acrobates pygmaeus, one of the most diminutive of marsupials, being hardly larger than a mouse. Like various other socalled flying quadrupeds, the ...
A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge
ACROBATES (Gr. «por, high, and /SotVu, ...
A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use. A Volume for Universal Reference Containing Over 20,000 Articles ... with 1,000 Illustrations
Acrobates, a- krob'at-cz. A v sub-gen. of Petr auras, a gen. of marsupial animals, fam. Phal- angistidre, indigenous to Australia, containing the opossum mouse, ono of the smallest of the Marsupialia. Acrocinus, -sl'nns. A gen. of longfc. corn ...
by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby
One of the diminutive, mouse-like flying phalangers of New Soutli Wales, of the genus Acrobates, whose appearance and habits, not only, but even its dentition approach a murine type. It is the smallest of marsupials. OPOSSUM-BAT. A name ...
by William Harrison De Puy
ACROBATES, a species <.( PllALANCBR; q. v., P- 4755- ACRO-CORINTHUS, a solitary and steep mountain, 1,900 feet high, rising from the plain on the Isthmus of Corinth, Greece. It served as the citadel of the city proper, which was on its ...
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