Meaning of cooee

coo•ee

Pronunciation: (k'ē), [key]
— n., v., coo•eed, coo•ee•ing.
—n.
  1. a prolonged, shrill, clear call or cry used as a signal by Australian Aborigines and adopted by the settlers in the country.
—v.i.
  1. to utter the call “cooee.”
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