coolabah


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coolabah

(ˈkuːləˌbɑː) or

coolibah

n
(Plants) an Australian myrtaceous tree, Eucalyptus microtheca, that grows along rivers and has smooth bark and long narrow leaves
[from a native Australian language]
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3) Janie Conway-Herron, 'A Glitch in the Script: Fantasy, Realism and the Australian Imagination1, Coolabah, no.
9,629,793 B2 for a method of treating skin by reducing elastin, reducing TNF-[alpha], and/or inhibiting MMP-1 in skin by topically applying a composition comprising aqueous extracts of Nymphaea gigantea flower, Tristaniopsis laurina leaf; and Eucalyptus coolabah leaf in a dermatologically acceptable vehicle.
2013) 'Community perspectives on natural resources extraction: coal-seam gas mining adn social identiity in Eastern Australia', in Coolabah, 10, 144.
At Lake Eyre they went south, and the Southern Cross is a coolabah tree.
Is a Sheila about to find out she's up the coolabah tree?
The trees, 4 to 10 metres tall, and including Mallee, Mulga, Coolabah, Myall and Wilga, are flourishing, in stark contrast to the surrounding countryside which is almost devoid of vegetation.
The Amazing Adventures of the Coolabah Kid Blue Star Go/UQ, 2009 171pp $20.
Everything that lives in the Australian desert is expert at survival: from the paper daisies that blossom only when sparse rains come, to the coolabah that digs deep to find reliable water, the water birds that migrate between evanescent lakes, the antechinus that stores up fat in its tail, the Aboriginal people who store knowledge of landscape for hundreds of generations in their songs and networks, and the remote outback business that thrives on the internet.
from left) Nigel Smith of Heslyn Hair Salon, Colin Bell, of Frontline Audio Visual, Evadne Headley, of Coventry City Council, Mark Hayles, of The Enriched Life Centre, Nicole Aldridge, of OnTrend UK, and Daudi Costello, of Coolabah Productions.
The hill catchment contained mountain coolabah open woodland and the 2 monitored contour bays (steep and low slope bays) were cultivated and planted to sorghum, as were the adjacent contour bays.
David and the others had sat on mine in the tray and it got drenched from the casks of Coolabah they had tapped after the beer was finished.
She has published in Coolabah and Approaching Cultures through English: Diversity in Context (2007), edited by E.