boab


boab
boab /bōˈab/ (Aust)
noun
A baobab

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Boab Prison Tree — The Boab Prison Tree is a large hollow Adansonia gregorii (Boab) tree just south of Derby, Western Australia. It is reputed to have been used in the 1890s as a lockup for Indigenous Australian prisoners on their way to Derby for sentencing. It is …   Wikipedia

  • boab nut — /ˈboʊæb nʌt/ (say bohab nut) noun the seed of the boab tree which, in colonial times in Australia, was painted as a decorative item …   Australian English dictionary

  • Help\ m'Boab! — Scots expression of surprise or alarm. Pronounced help m bobe. Help m boab, it s the truant officer! …   Dictionary of american slang

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  • Help ma boab — an exclamation of astonishment or exasperation …   Scottish slang

  • Adansonia gregorii — Boab Adansonia gregorii, the Boab Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia