blacktracker

blacktracker
ист. абориген (использовавшийся полицией для поимки скрывающегося в буше преступника) <букв. чёрный следопыт>

Australia and New Zealand. English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2014.

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  • blacktracker — /ˈblæktrækə / (say blaktrakuh) noun an Aboriginal tracker used by police to track down missing or wanted persons. Also, black tracker …   Australian-English dictionary

  • blacktracker — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Australia : an aborigine employed to help police in the backcountry find fugitives and lost people …   Useful english dictionary

  • Clarke brothers — The Clarke brothers were Australian bushrangers active in New South Wales the late 19th century. The Clarke brothers, Thomas and John and James, were from Braidwood, New South Wales. From 1865 they were active around the area that became the… …   Wikipedia

  • Michael Riley (artist) — Michael Riley (1960–2004) was an Australian Indigenous photographer and film maker, and co founder of Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Cooperative. A significant figure in Contemporary Indigenous Australian art, Riley s work is held by many public art …   Wikipedia

  • Patrick Daley — was a 19th Century Australian bushranger.Patrick was born at Yass New South Wales in 1844 and was only a lad when he became associated with John O Meally. John introduced him to Ben Hall, John Vane, Alex Fordyce, Fred Lowry, Harry Manns, Jimmy… …   Wikipedia

  • Jimmy James (tracker) — For alternatives for the name Jimmy James see the Jimmy James disambiguation page Jimmy James ( 1991) was an Aboriginal Australian best known as a blacktracker who helped South Australian Police in tracking criminals over a forty year period. He… …   Wikipedia

  • police boy — /pəˈlis bɔɪ/ (say puh lees boy) noun Australian History a blacktracker …   Australian-English dictionary

  • tracker — /ˈtrækə/ (say trakuh) noun 1. someone who is able to follow the tracks left in natural terrain by any human, animal, or vehicle which passes through it. 2. → blacktracker. {track1 + er1} …   Australian-English dictionary


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