woomera

noun woom·era \ ˈwu̇-mə-rə \
variants: or less commonly play \ˈwä-mə-rə\

Definition of woomera

:a wooden rod with a hooked end used by Australian aborigines for throwing a spear

Origin and Etymology of woomera

Dharuk (Australian aboriginal language of the Port Jackson area) wamara


Woomera

geographical name Woom·era \ ˈwu̇-mə-rə \

Definition of Woomera

town west of Lake Torrens in South Australia population 216

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