Kangaroo

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Kangaroo

Informal; a stock in Australia. It especially refers to a stock on the All Ordinaries Index, which is the most prominent index of Australian stocks. The term is most often used by foreigners outside of Australia.
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A few times we glimpsed a pademelon -- a small, short-footed wallaby -- as it disappeared into the depths of the forest, and once we quietly passed by a carpet python lazing on the track.
Tasmania's unique wildlife, from the endangered Tasmanian devil to echidnas, quolls and pademelons, is a further attraction.
On a nocturnal visit, you could even run into animals such as pademelons, wallabies and possums.