'roo

[roo]
noun, plural 'roos. Australian Informal.

Origin:
by shortening

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roo (ruː)
 
n
informal (Austral) a kangaroo

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roo
kangaroo
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Example sentences for roo
The illustrations show roo with brown fur and an upturned tail.
In the cartoons, roo is the smallest of the regularly appearing characters.
In fact, on occasion roo seems even wiser than many of the older characters.
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