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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Marsupialia
 有袋目

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 Mar·su·pi·a·lia /mɑrˌsupɪˈelɪə/ 名詞 複數
 有袋動物類

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mar·su·pi·a·li·a prop. n. pl.  Zool. A subclass of Mammalia, including nearly all the mammals of Australia and the adjacent islands, together with the opossums of America.  They differ from ordinary mammals in having the corpus callosum very small, in being implacental, and in having their young born while very immature.  The female generally carries the young for some time after birth in an external pouch, or marsupium.  Called also Marsupiata.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Marsupialia
      n : coextensive with the subclass Metatheria [syn: order
          Marsupialia]