yowie


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yowie

(ˈjaʊɪ)
n
(Non-European Myth & Legend) a large legendary manlike or apelike creature, alleged to inhabit the Australian outback
[C21: from an Aboriginal word yuwi]
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Fay is still "stoked" with having captured the Australian yowie sound on tape.
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Last year Bournville-based Cadbury launched its Yowie brand of chocolate figures with toys in the middle.
This project will construct an interpretive environmental and visitor centre for the major South East Queensland freshwater catchment centre at Yowie Park in Kilcoy.