paddymelon


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paddymelon

(ˈpædɪˌmɛlən)
n
1. (Plants) a South African cucurbitaceous vine, Cucumis myriocarpus, widely naturalized in Australia
2. (Plants) Austral the melon-like fruit of this plant
3. (Plants) a variant spelling of pademelon
[C19: of uncertain origin]
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Noun1.paddymelon - small reddish-brown wallabies of scrubby areas of Australia and New Guineapaddymelon - small reddish-brown wallabies of scrubby areas of Australia and New Guinea
brush kangaroo, wallaby - any of various small or medium-sized kangaroos; often brightly colored
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