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  1. Barcoo

    • IPA[bɑːˈkuː]

    英式

    • adj.
      relating to the remote inland area of Australia
    • 釋義
    • 相關詞
    • adj.
      形容詞
    • 1. relating to the remote inland area of Australia:

      Barcoo sickness

    • n. illness marked by attacks of vomiting:

    • he hasn't been long enough in the outback to have contracted the Barcoo sickness

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    • n. an ulcer characteristic of Barcoo rot:

    • I had one hard Barcoo sore on my right hand to begin with

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    • n. an improvised noise-making device used to drive sheep in the absence of a sheepdog:

    • Barcoo dogs were rattled to keep the herd on the winding path

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    • n. an item of food that suggests the hardship and deprivation of outback life:

    • the blokes they were feeding had lived most of their lives on Barcoo sandwiches

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    • n. scurvy.

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