from The Century Dictionary.
- Relating to Australasia.
- In zoögeog., of or pertaining to that primary faunal area of the earth's land-surface which extends from Wallace's line (which separates Celebes from Borneo and Lombok from Bali) to Tasmania.
- noun A native or an inhabitant of Australasia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Of or pertaining to Australasia.
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- adjective relating to or found in Australasia
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Well, time is nearly up on this year long australasian odyssey i've been conkers deep in since February 3rd 2008.