- pou sto,
- pouched rat,
Origin of pouched
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of pouch
Examples from the Web for pouched
Crossing to Australia we find the pouched animals, as already observed, of several different and very dissimilar genera.Quadrupeds, What They Are and Where Found|Mayne Reid
Under the chin he was pouched like a pelican and about the jowls was wattled like a turkey gobbler.The Escape of Mr. Trimm|Irvin S. Cobb
Numerous representatives of this group still exist: kangaroos, pouched rats and pouched dogs.Was Man Created?|Henry A. Mott
"Gopher," "pouched rat," "hamster," and "muelos" are some of the titles by which he is locally known.
The opossum is the only American member of the family of pouched animals.Science of Trapping|Elmer Harry Kreps
Word Origin for pouch
early 14c., "bag for carrying things," especially (late 14c.) "small bag in which money is carried," from Anglo-French puche, Old North French pouche (13c.), Old French poche "purse, poke," all from a Germanic source (cf. Old English pocca "bag;" see poke (n.1)). Extended to cavities in animal bodies from c.1400.