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austr-

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variant of austro- before a vowel.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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How to use austr- in a sentence

  • The foregoing 'anǝ' appears in Swiss "ume und anne" (thither and hither) where 'ume,' Austr.

    Pennsylvania Dutch|S. S. Haldeman
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