austral

adjective
aus·tral | \ˈȯs-trəl, ˈäs-\

Definition of austral 

(Entry 1 of 3)

1 : of or relating to the southern hemisphere

2 capitalized : australian

austral

noun
aus·tral | \au̇-ˈsträl \
plural australes\-ˈsträ-lās \ also australs

Definition of austral (Entry 2 of 3)

: the basic monetary unit of Argentina from 1985 to 1991

Austral

abbreviation

Definition of Austral (Entry 3 of 3)

First Known Use of austral

Adjective

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

1985, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for austral

Adjective

Middle English, from Latin australis, from Austr-, Auster

Noun

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