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n. pl. bar·bies Chiefly Australian Informal
A barbecue grill or pit.

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(ˈbɑːbɪ) or


informal chiefly Austral short for barbecue
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[ˈbɑːrbi] (British, Australian) n (=barbecue)
(= event) → barbecue m
(= piece of equipment) → barbecue mbar billiards n (British) billard joué à l'aide de queues courtes et où des pièces de bois sont placées devant les trous
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Barbie (doll)®

nBarbie-Puppe® f
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