Definition of macropodine in US English:

macropodine

adjective

Zoology
  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of the subfamily Macropodinae (family Macropodidae) of larger kangaroos and wallabies.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Isaac Funk (1839–1912), publisher and reformer. From scientific Latin Macropod- + -ine.