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Synonyms for koala
koʊˈɑ ləkoala

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  1. koalanoun

    koala bear, native bear, native monkey

  2. koalanoun

    A tree-dwelling marsupial that resembles a small bear with a broad head, large ears and sharp claws, mainly found in eastern Australia.

    native bear, native monkey, koala bear

Princeton's WordNet

  1. koala, koala bear, kangaroo bear, native bear, Phascolarctos cinereusnoun

    sluggish tailless Australian arboreal marsupial with grey furry ears and coat; feeds on eucalyptus leaves and bark

    native bear, koala bear, kangaroo bear

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  1. List of paraphrases for "koala":

    proba, probo

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  1. Professor Johnson:

    If you artificially chop them into smaller populations, that’s not great long-term, if you’re lucky to have a koala in your backyard, think about some measures to protect it like not letting it fall in your pool and your dog chasing it.

  2. Nadia Tugwell:

    The koala was absolutely not damaged in any way, it was very active, but very calm.

  3. Federal Environment Minister Sussan Ley:

    Everything that can be done to rescue and recover koala habitat, will be done, including innovative approaches that look at whether you can actually put a koala in an area that it hasn't come from.

  4. Deborah Tabart:

    We want a Koala Protection Act, if Deborah Tabart really are serious about protecting this species Deborah Tabart would have legislation that is effective and that means protecting the trees.

  5. Loren Davis:

    And he just missed me at the back and at that split second in time I had no choice but to hit the koala.

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