pindan

[ pin-duh n, -dan ]
/ ˈpɪn dən, -dæn /

noun Australian.

semiarid country; scrubland.
the scrubs, grasses, and small trees covering scrublands.

Origin of pindan

First recorded in 1930–35; perhaps < an Australian Aboriginal language
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British Dictionary definitions for pindan

pindan

/ (ˈpɪnˌdæn) /

noun

a desert region of Western Australia
the vegetation growing in this region

Word Origin for pindan

from a native Australian language
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