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Bendigo

[ben-di-goh] /ˈbɛn dɪˌgoʊ/
noun
1.
a city in central Victoria in SE Australia: gold mining.
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  • If you want wages, go to one of the old-fashioned places,—Bendigo, or the like of that.

    John Caldigate Anthony Trollope
  • Bendigo said that he hoped to recover them, as they were not very far off.

    The Young Berringtons W.H.G. Kingston
  • There was a pause while Bendigo slowly took in this change in the situation.

    The Red Redmaynes Eden Phillpotts
  • Bendigo shouted to them, but they only replied with loud and derisive cries and shrieks.

    The Young Berringtons W.H.G. Kingston
  • I alighted and took the bridle off Bendigo's neck over my arm, and asked permission to walk with her.

    The Measure of a Man Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  • Bendigo Redmayne was square and solid with the cut of the sea about him.

    The Red Redmaynes Eden Phillpotts
  • I fetched the lantern: it was gold-dust from Bendigo or from Ballarat.

    Dead Men Tell No Tales E. W. Hornung
  • "You might almost as well be afloat," said Brendon, and the remark pleased Bendigo.

    The Red Redmaynes Eden Phillpotts
  • Night comes and, at the appointed time, footsteps are heard ascending to the observatory and Bendigo prepares to meet his brother.

    The Red Redmaynes Eden Phillpotts
  • "There's only one he'll trust, I reckon, and that's me," declared Bendigo.

    The Red Redmaynes Eden Phillpotts
British Dictionary definitions for Bendigo

Bendigo

/ˈbɛndɪˌɡəʊ/
noun
1.
a city in SE Australia, in central Victoria: founded in 1851 after the discovery of gold. Pop: 68 715 (2001)
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