[koo-luh-mon, -muh n]
- a basinlike dish made from wood or bark by Australian Aborigines.
Origin of coolamon
First recorded in 1840–50, coolamon is from the Kamilaroi word gulaman
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- Australian a shallow dish of wood or bark, used for carrying water
C19: from a native Australian language
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