barbie

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noun bar·bie \ˈbär-bē\

Definition of barbie

chiefly Australia

  1. 1 :  barbecue 2

  2. 2 :  barbecue 3

Origin and Etymology of barbie

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1976


Barbie

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biographical name Bar·bie \ˈbär-bē\

Definition of Barbie

  1. Klaus 1913–1991 German Nazi leader


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