Georgina gidgee

Geor·​gi·​na gidgee | \ (ˈ)jȯ(r)¦jēnə- \

Definition of Georgina gidgee

: a scrubby Australian acacia (Acacia georginae) of the Georgina river district that much resembles and is sometimes considered a hybrid of the common gidgee and that has been implicated as a causative factor of Georgina River disease in animals that feed on its seed pods

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from Georgina river

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“Georgina gidgee.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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