mulga

mulga
n
Australian
an unpleasant situation, experience, etc. Mulga is a native
Australian syno-nym for acacia and originally denoted an inhospitable or deserted region of bush. 'Mulga-madness' is an archaic term for the mental disorientation expe-rienced by outbackers.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • Mulga — Mulga, AL U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 973 Housing Units (2000): 425 Land area (2000): 0.606537 sq. miles (1.570924 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.606537 sq. miles (1.570924 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Mulga, AL — U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 973 Housing Units (2000): 425 Land area (2000): 0.606537 sq. miles (1.570924 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.606537 sq. miles (1.570924 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • mulga — /mul geuh/, n., pl. mulgas, mulga. 1. an Australian shrub or small tree, Acacia aneura, forming dense growths in some areas and having foliage used as forage for livestock. 2. an object, as an Aboriginal shield or club, made from the wood of this …   Universalium

  • mulga — noun /ˈmʌlɡə,ˈməʉlɡə/ [ˈmɔʊlɡɐ/ a) Any of a number of small acacia trees, especially Acacia aneura, forming dense scrub in dry inland areas of Australia. Id forgotten for a moment you are not all mulga bred [...]. b) Land covered with such… …   Wiktionary

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