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Oxford dictionary definition of the word possum:
a tree-dwelling Australasian marsupial that typically has a prehensile tail.
Four families, especially Petauridae: many species, including the ringtails
North American informal an opossum.
1pretend to be asleep or unconscious (as an opossum does when threatened).
early 17th century: shortening of opossum