|n.||1.||(Zool.) Any one of three species of Australian burrowing marsupials of the genus Phascolomys, especially the common species (Phascolomys ursinus). They are nocturnal in their habits, and feed mostly on roots.|
|Noun||1.||wombat - burrowing herbivorous Australian marsupials about the size of a badger|
|1.||WOMBAT - Waste Of Money, Brains, And Time.|
Problems which are both profoundly uninteresting in themselves and unlikely to benefit anyone interesting even if solved. Often used in fanciful constructions such as "wrestling with a wombat".
See also crawling horror, SMOP.
|2.||(programming)||wombat - A metasyntactic variable in Commonwealth Hackish.|
|3.||(computer)||wombat - wombat.doc.ic.ac.uk.|