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jilleroo Syllabification: jill·er·oo
Pronunciation: /ˌjiləˈro͞o/

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(also jillaroo)

Definition of jilleroo in English:


Australian informal
A young woman working on a sheep or cattle station to gain experience.


1940s: from the given name Jill, on the pattern of jackeroo.

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