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Australian

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adjective Aus·tra·lian \ȯ-ˈstrāl-yən, ä-, ə-\

Definition of Australian

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the continent or commonwealth of Australia, its inhabitants, or the languages spoken there

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being a biogeographic region that comprises Australia, the islands north of it from Celebes eastward, Tasmania, New Zealand, and Polynesia

1795

First Known Use of australian

1795


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Australian

noun Aus·tra·lian

Definition of Australian

  1. 1 :  a native or inhabitant of the Australian commonwealth

  2. 2 :  a group of about 200 languages spoken by the aboriginal inhabitants of Australia

1814

First Known Use of australian

1814


AUSTRALIAN Defined for English Language Learners


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Australian

noun Aus·tra·lian

Definition of Australian for English Language Learners

  • : a person born, raised, or living in Australia



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