wonga–wonga

noun \ˈwäŋəˈwäŋə\
variants: or

wonga

\ˈwäŋə\

Definition of wonga–wonga

plural

-s

  1. 1a :  an Australian woody vine (Pandorea pandorana) with loose panicles of yellowish white flowers b Australia :  a narrow-leaved cattail (Typha angustifolia)

  2. 2 :  a very large Australian pigeon (Leucosarcia melanoleuca) with very white flesh

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Origin and Etymology of wonga–wonga

native names in New South Wales


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