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mia-mia

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Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪəˌmʌɪə/

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Definition of mia-mia in English:

noun

Australian
An Aboriginal hut or shelter.

Origin

from Wathawurung (an extinct Aboriginal language) or Nyungar.

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