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gilgai

[gil-gahy] /ˈgɪl gaɪ/
noun, Australian.
1.
a small gully or ditch.
2.
a small pond or pool of water.
Also, gilgie.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Kamilaroi gilgay
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British Dictionary definitions for gilgai

gilgai

/ˈɡɪlɡaɪ/
noun
1.
(Austral) a natural water hole
Word Origin
C19: from a native Australian language
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