bardee

[ bahr-dee ]
/ ˈbɑr di /

noun

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Definition for bardee (2 of 2)

bardy2

or bar·dee

[ bahr-dee ]
/ ˈbɑr di /

noun, plural bar·dies.

a beetle larva of Australia, Bardistus cibarius, that bores into plants and is used as food by Aborigines.

Origin of bardy

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First recorded in 1925–30, bardy is from the Nyungar word bardi
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