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The meaning of "shoot through"

" Shoot through "
Meaning:
To leave or abscond.
Example:
When we got up this morning Jeff had gone. He shot through without a word.
Where did it originate?:
Australia, 1940s.
Where is it used?:
Mostly Australia and New Zealand.
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