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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR AUSTRAL

Other species are exclusively tropical or austral in their range.

Whilst that in the other hemisphere he calls south, austral or antarctic.

Certainly he was not on board the Austral, as I took my passage in her to Adelaide.

I reckon that we are not more than two hundred and fifty miles from the Austral Group.

Joseph Hall's new world is also figured as an Austral Continent.

The fresh, bright, cloudless days of the early Austral summer commenced to follow each other in unbroken peaceful beauty.

Situated as it were in the centre of this Austral Ocean, the future highway of the world, it is accessible from all quarters.

In situations such as the above these Austral species of Dicranoptycha spend their entire lives.

I have never been actually to Southfields, but I suppose a scheme of lemons and olives represent their austral instincts.

The uncertainty as to the outline of “Holandia Nova” is a striking feature, as is the omission of an austral continent.

WORD ORIGIN

1540s, from Latin australis, from auster (see auster).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR AUSTRAL

southern

adjectivepertaining to the south
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