Tasmania

geographical name Tas·ma·nia \ taz-ˈmā-nē-ə , -nyə \

Definition of Tasmania

1 or before 1856 Van Diemen's Land play \van-ˈdē-mənz\ island in the South Pacific separated from the southeastern part of mainland Australia by Bass Strait
2 state of southeastern Australia south of Victoria and coextensive with the island of Tasmania; capital Hobart area 26,383 square miles (68,332 square kilometers), population 495,354

Tasmanian

play \taz-ˈmā-nē-ən, -nyən\ adjective or noun

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