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mia-mia

[mahy-uh-mahy-uh] /ˈmaɪ əˌmaɪ ə/
noun
1.
a temporary, hutlike shelter built by Aboriginal tribes in Australia.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < Ganay (or Kurnai, Australian Aboriginal language spoken in Gippsland, Victoria), recorded as mai-mai camp, hut
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