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'roo

[ roo ]
/ ru /
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noun, plural 'roos.Australian Informal.
a shortened form of kangaroo.
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Origin of 'roo

By shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for 'roo

roo
/ (ruː) /

noun
Australian informal a kangaroo
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