adjective Australian.
genuine; authentic.

1890–95; of obscure origin

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dinkum (ˈdɪŋkəm)
1.  genuine or right: a dinkum bloke
2.  fair dinkum genuine or true: used to emphasize the truth of something or in asking for the truth of something to be confirmed: Back to the states? Fair dinkum?
3.  archaic dinkum oil the truth
[C19: from English dialect: work, of unknown origin]

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Word Origin & History

1888, "hard work," Australian slang, of unknown origin, perhaps connected to Lincolnshire dialect. Meaning "honest, genuine" is attested from 1894.
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Example sentences
Otherwise, your message will bounce to the staff, who will forward it to everyone else if it appears to be fair dinkum.
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