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Akubra

Line breaks: Aku¦bra
Pronunciation: /əˈkuːbrə/

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Definition of Akubra in English:

noun

Australian trademark
A type of broad-brimmed hat traditionally worn by farmers and cattlemen.

Origin

early 20th century: from the name of the manufacturer, perhaps from an Aboriginal language.

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