/ (ˌɒstrəˈleɪzɪən) /
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a native or inhabitant of Australasia
of or relating to Australia, New Zealand, and the neighbouring islands
(of organizations) having members in Australia and New Zealand
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Australasian
Austin, Austin friar, austr-, austral, Australasia, Australasian, Australia, Australia Current, Australia Day, Australian, Australiana
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How to use Australasian in a sentence
That picture has now become the image by which the whole Australasian tour will be remembered.Kate Middleton's History of Flesh-Flashing Wardrobe Malfunctions|Tom Sykes|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 24 (4), 355-373.15 Signs You'll Raise a Genius|Anneli Rufus|October 24, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The following extract from the "Australasian" entitled, "Tobacco Smoking" refers to many literary smokers.
As has already been said, there exists every facility in our Australasian Colonies both for cruising and racing.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
The career of this man is a curiosity of Australasian literature.
I was an invited guest, and sat down with more than two hundred of the most prominent Irishmen of the Australasian colonies.My Life in Many States and in Foreign Lands|George Francis Train
My own passport to it was a little tale in the Australasian—my first to run as a serial in that paper.Thirty Years in Australia|Ada Cambridge