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1. Chook: a chicken
2. Cozzie: swimming costume
3. Shonky: dubious, underhanded e.g. a shonky practice, shonky business etc.
4. Deadset: true, the truth
5. Fair dinkum: true, genuine
6. Fair go: a chance ("give a bloke a fair go")
7. Lob, lob in: drop in to see someone ("the rellies have lobbed")
8. Ridgy-didge: original, genuine
9. Rip snorter: great, fantastic - "it was a rip snorter of a party"
10. She'll be right: it'll turn out okay
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