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boomer

[ boo-mer ]
/ ˈbu mər /
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noun
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Origin of boomer

First recorded in 1820–30; boom1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for boomer

boomer
/ (ˈbuːmə) /

noun
Australian a large male kangaroo
Australian and NZ informal anything exceptionally large

Word Origin for boomer

from English dialect
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