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billabongnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɪl.ə.bɒŋ/  us   /-bɑːŋ/
In ​Australia, a ​lowarea of ​ground that was ​part of a ​river in the past and that only ​fills up with ​water from the ​river during a ​flood.
(Definition of billabong from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “billabong”
in Chinese (Simplified) (旧时只有雨季才有水的)干涸河床…
in Chinese (Traditional) (舊時只有雨季才有水的)乾涸的河床…
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