The next person they spied was a Bandicoot carrying a watermelon.
They brought back an ample supply, with the addition of a wallaby and a bandicoot.
Bandicoot (Perameles), a genus of small Australian marsupials.
There is an expression in Australia, "Blind as a bandicoot."
No bandicoot ever went into his hole with the dogs after him quicker than Jim came out of his.
To all the early settlers in the bush the bandicoot is well known.
We did not see any kangaroos, but got a kangaroo rat and a bandicoot.
And do you for a moment think I am going to be shut up like a bandicoot in a hole, while others fight for life and liberty?
Fig. 353 shows the ileo-colic junction, ccum and proximal segment of the colon in Perameles nasuta, the bandicoot.
The enormous ears (whence "Rabbit" Bandicoot) distinguish this genus from Perameles.