Definition of rabbit-eared bandicoot in English:

rabbit-eared bandicoot

(also rabbit bandicoot)


  • A burrowing Australian bandicoot with long ears, long limbs, and a long furry tail.

    Also called bilby
    • ‘Animals that most people in the area had never seen-such as the squirrel-sized kangaroo known as a potoroo, the rabbit-eared bandicoot or bilby, and the platypus-were back and reproducing in the refuge.’