Definition of Illawarra in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɪləˈwɒrə/


(also Illawarra shorthorn)
An animal of an Australian breed of red or roan dairy cattle.
Example sentences
  • Illawarra are producers of large quantities of milk.


Early 20th century: from the name of a coastal district south of Sydney, where the breed was developed.

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