stringybark cockatoo

/ˌstrɪŋibak kɒkəˈtu/ (say .stringeebahk kokuh'tooh)

a farmer who farms the poorest land, on which only stringybark gums will naturally grow: *I got a job of reaping off a stringybark cockatoo. –anon, old bush songs, n.d.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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