Definition of woma in English:

woma

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Pronunciation: /ˈwəʊmə
 
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noun

  • A brownish-grey Australian python found in sandy desert areas.
    • Aspidites ramsayi, family Pythonidae
    More example sentences
    • Australia's woma pythons hunt underground in tunnels away from the searing heat of the surface.
    • Our favorites are the bold patterned womas for their high-contrasting colors.
    • We also have found some differences in behaviour between the captive populations of Tanami and Uluru womas.

Origin

1930s: from Diyari (an Aboriginal language of South Australia).

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