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wombat

(ˈwɑmbæt)
n. a strange person; a geek. (Collegiate.) Who’s the wombat in the 1957 Chevy?
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Although all wombats are protected under Australian conservation laws, the marsupials face dire threats from bushfires, rifle-toting farmers, a deadly mite infection, predators like foxes and feral dogs, habitat destruction, competition with sheep, rabbits and cattle for grass grazing, as well as by the inbreeding that has resulted from their dwindling numbers.
TicketInfo The Wombats March 10: HMV Institute, Digbeth.
Researchers have not been very successful in studying wombats with live-radio collars or traps.
To prove his point, the prince could be seen poring over a Spanish-English dictionary studying the entry for wombat.
She added: "After an epic year in 2011 which saw Biffy Clyro, The Wombats, Ellie Goulding, Chase and Status, Example, Ed Sheeran, Kelis, Wretch 32, Nero and a whole host of other top name bands and DJ's join the world's top wakeboarders for three days of non-stop sporting and live music action, Wakestock organisers are thrilled to announce Wakestock 2011 the festival will return to the same site near Abersoch.
The Wombats are among the acts set to appear on the Hollyoaks Music show
Their record The Wombats Proudly Present, A Guide to Love, Loss and Desperation peaked at No.
The three successful candidates will face the biggest challenge of their lives - joining The Wombats on a European tour.
Unfortunately, they were supporting The Wombats, a band so completely unfunny that an encore with a cover of the Postman Pat theme tune sung in Norwegian was more cringe-worthy than an episode of The Office.
The Wombats clearly set out their stall with the single Let's Dance To Joy Division.
TO celebrate the release of their forthcoming second album This Modern Glitch, The Wombats will be hosting an exclusive live performance and full album playback at Leaf Caf tomorrow at 5pm.
THE Wombats are to play their biggest headline show to date at the Echo Arena, Liverpool.
LIVERPOOL band The Wombats celebrated the release of their new single with a special late-night show at their local HMV store.
LIVERPOOL band The Wombats scooped a prize at the Shockwaves NME music awards last night.
AFTER The Wombats, it's Fables - that's if the barometer of success from Lipa is anything to go by.