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Australia appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

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Fun fact! The first letter of every continent's name is the same as the last: Africa, America, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, and Europe.

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Definition of the noun australia

What does australia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. the smallest continent; between the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean


  1. "Australia" a.k.a. "Australia: Land Beyond Time": A breathtaking journey through the exotic, surreal and dramatic natural environment of Australia.
  2. "Australia" is a 1989 film directed by Jean-Jacques Andrien.
  3. "Australia" is a film, directed by Rajiv Anchal.
  4. "Australia" a.k.a. "Muscles" is a 2009 short film written and directed by Edward Housden.


Australia is a fictional character from the 1949 film Campane a martello.

Phrases with Australia

Phrases starting with the word Australia:

  1. Australia Day
  2. Australia Minuta

Phrases ending with the word Australia:

  1. Genus Australia
  2. Musca Australia
  3. Pyura Australia
  4. south australia
  5. Remora Australia
  6. Scelio Australia
  7. Anaphes Australia
  8. Arescon Australia
  9. Matilda australia
  10. western australia
  11. Barbutia Australia
  12. Leimacis Australia
  13. Megalyra Australia
  14. Order of Australia
  15. Callitula Australia
  16. Dasyhelea Australia
  17. Ophelimus Australia
  18. Periegops australia

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Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Australia

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Google previewHow Australia Compares (2004)

by Rodney Tiffen, Ross Gittins

'Australia is the best country in the world.' When people feel strongly about something, they often express themselves by making a comparative claim, but usually without taking the comparison seriously. Every country seems to invent myths ...

Google previewPassport to Australia Gr. 4-5

The Land and the Climate If you look at a map of the world you will see that Australia is an island. The Pacific Ocean, Indian...

Australia is the sixth largest country in the world, it is nearly as big as the United States. It is also the only country ...

Google previewThe History of Australia (2002)

by Francis Gordon Clarke

GEOGRAPHY, CLIMATE, AND POPULATION Australia is a paradoxical land. It is a modern, industrialized,

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Adolescence (2006)

by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, Research Professor Department of Psychology Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, PH.D.

Background Information Australia is a Western democratic industrialized country with a population of 20 million indigenous...

Google previewJuvenile Justice (2014)

International Perspectives, Models and Trends by John A. Winterdyk

Economy: Australia is an industrialized and affluent welfare-conservative state. Unemployment is 5.3%...

Australia is a federation comprising six states and a Commonwealth, as well as two self-governing territories. Each state and territory has ...

Google previewFrom White Australia to Woomera (2002)

The Story of Australian Immigration by James Jupp

Australia is an immigrant society. Without continual immigration the...

Google previewSchool Education (1919)

Australia is the most exclusively English continent there is. 2. Original inhabitants.

“Perhaps the most striking thing about the plant life of Australia is that it is totally unlike any seen elsewhere. It is the vegetation of a past age, ...

Google previewThe Cambridge Encyclopedia of Hunters and Gatherers (1999)

by Richard B. Lee, Richard Heywood Daly

AUSTRALIA .VII. 1. Atralia was unique as a continent peopled solely by hunter- gatherers, the Aborigines, for 50,000 years or more, until the arrival of Europeans in 1 788. A second distinct indigenous population lives on the islands that lie ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Society (2008)

by Richard T. Schaefer

Australia is a society trying to come to terms with its racist past and the reality of its cultural diversity in a globalizing world. Race provides an easy fault line along which frustration can surge and social division can emerge. The interconnections ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

tim low Invasive Species Council, Chapel Hill, Queensland, Australia Islands are often more susceptible to invasive species than continents, and in this respect, Australia—known as the “island continent”—has proved more like an island than ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Coastal Science (2006)

by Maurice Schwartz

AUSTRALIA, COASTAL GEOMORPHOLOGY The Australian coastline is about 20,000 km long (Figure A69), and has many long gently curving sandy beaches interspersed with sectors of cliffs and steep coast. The beaches on the western ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology (1996)

by Alan Barnard, Jonathan Spencer

The earliest humans to settle Australia arrived at least 50,000 years ago. At the time of British colonization in 1788 there were two hundred or more Aboriginal language communities within the continent. In areas of intense colonization, the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Developing Regional Communities with Information and Communication Technology (2005)

by Marshall, Stewart

Al-Saggaf, Yeslam / Charles Sturt University, Australia .

Google previewElgar Encyclopedia of Comparative Law, Second Edition (2012)

by J. M. Smits

Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth ofAustralia, has a legal system that for historical reasons belongs to the family of the common law. In colonial times the application of English law was regarded as selfevident. To this day it is still ...

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Quotes about Australia

But in practice Australia - the pluralism of Australia - sorry the sectarianism to an extent stopped at the time you took your uniform off after coming home from school. (Thomas Keneally)
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Scrabble value of A1U1S1T1R1A1L1I1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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