yam stick

noun

Definition of yam stick

: a hardwood stick three or four feet in length with edged or pointed ends used by the aboriginal women of Australia for digging (as roots or bulbs)

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“Yam stick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yam%20stick. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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