Meaning of KOALA in English

KOALA

ko ‧ a ‧ la /kəʊˈɑːlə $ koʊ-/ BrE AmE ( also koˌala ˈbear / $ .ˈ.. ˌ./) noun [countable]

[ Date: 1700-1800 ; Origin: From an Australian Aboriginal language ]

an Australian animal like a small grey bear with no tail that climbs trees and eats leaves

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.