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bunya-bunya

[buhn-yuh-buhn-yuh] /ˈbʌn yəˈbʌn yə/
noun
1.
an evergreen tree, Araucaria bidwilli, of Australia, having stiff, sharp, glossy needles in distinct rows, grown as an ornamental in warm regions.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < Wiradjuri bunya
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