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bunyip

G. A. Wilkes

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780195563160
Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780195597196
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Monster of Aboriginal legend, supposed to haunt waterholes; any freak or impostor [Ab.] 1848 W. Westgarth Australia Felix 391: Certain

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