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tuan1 (ˈtuːɑːn)
(in Malay-speaking countries) sir; lord: a form of address used as a mark of respect

World English Dictionary
tuan2 (ˈtuːən, ˈtjuː-)
wambenger, brush-tailed phascogale, Also called: phascogale a flying phalanger, Phascogale tapoatafa, of Australia. It is about the size of a rat, bluish grey in colour, brush-tailed, arboreal, and nocturnal
[C19: from a native Australian language]

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