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  • noun Australia A boomerang.


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  • Weirdnet's second definition seems a bit suspect here since, as I understand it, a kylie is the term specifically applied to a non-returning, or hunting, boomerang.

    A Woomera and two Boomerangs. The woomera (left) is a spear thrower. On the right is a returning boomerang. The other is a non-returning, hunting one. Image by Peter Firus, Flagstaffotos.

    February 9, 2009

  • Rather than returning, a kylie has been known to lodge in the music studios of London and hunt pop-chart success.

    February 9, 2009

  • *snort*

    Nice one, b.

    February 9, 2009