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blink klippie, noun phrase

Forms:
Formerly also blink klippije.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, blink klip (see blink klip) + diminutive suffix -ie.
obs. except in historical contexts
klip noun sense 2.
1931 G. Beet Grand Old Days 131He..induced the local natives to make a careful search along the river banks and adjacent ground for the ‘blink klippijes,’ while he himself superintended diamond-washing operations.
1968 J.T. McNish Rd to El Dorado 128 [see bandom].
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