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Vandemonian

noun Van·de·mo·ni·an \ˌvandə̇ˈmōnēən, -dēˈm-\
variants: less commonly

Vandiemenian

\-mēnē-\ or

Vandiemonian

\-mōnē-\

Definition of Vandemonian

plural

-s

  1. :  a white inhabitant of Tasmania; especially :  one penally transported there before 1853

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Origin and Etymology of vandemonian

irregular (influenced by English 1demon) from Van Diemen's Land (now Tasmania) (from Anton Van Diemen †1645 Dutch statesman) + English -an


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Vandemonian

adjective Van·de·mo·ni·an

Definition of Vandemonian

  1. 1 :  of or relating to a Vandemonian

  2. 2 :  ruffianly, violent

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