Definition of Barcoo in English:


Line breaks: Bar¦coo
Pronunciation: /bɑːˈkuː


Australian informal
  • Relating to the remote inland area of Australia: Barcoo sickness
    More example sentences
    • The Outer Barcoo Interpretation Centre is open 7 Days a week and can cater for Group Bookings by appointment.
    • Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the Barcoo Shire Council area.
    • The Barcoo Sub-basin forms the southern part of the Browse Basin of Australia's northwestern margin.


late 19th century: from the name of a river (and the surrounding country) in western Queensland.

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