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gogga

(ˈxɒxə)
n
(Animals) informal South African any small animal that crawls or flies, esp an insect
[C20: from Khoikhoi xoxon insects collectively]
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gogga

noun (S. African) insect, bug, creepy-crawly (Brit. informal) The place was crawling with goggas.
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Other characters in the show were Fatima (Puns's girlfriend, a charlady in Claremont), Gogga (a clown) Pri-mister PW Botha (see Figure 2), Kaaskop (a stupid police officer) and CT (Cape Town's own green space creature).
Together with Gogga, his inquisitive adolescent daughter (whose name is a not altogether playful spin on "dog"), the poet returns to the rural seat deep in the interior where his family settled in the 19th century.
Tenders are invited for Improvements to Road-Hallikhed (B) to Allura, Approach Road to Gogga & Udbal- Hallikhed MDR Road to Belkhera Approach road in Humnabad constituency of Bidar District.
Wanneer hy later sy dogter, Gogga, bekendstel aan die omgewing, let die leser dieselfde ambivalensie op: enersyds wil hy sy dogter inwy in die omgewing en andersyds waarsku hy haar om haarself te ontheg van die land (Dog Heart, 151).