Meaning of “billabong” in the English Dictionary

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"billabong" in British English

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billabongnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɪl.ə.bɒŋ/ us /ˈbɪl.ə.bɑːŋ/

Examples from literature

  • The creek, below its confluence with the Wolf, is continually losing its waters, throwing off arms and billabongs, especially to the west, which form swamps, clay-pans, and lagoons. 

(Definition of “billabong” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)