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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Austral  \Aus"tral\,  a.  (Biogeography) 
  Designating,  or  pert.  to  a  zone  extending  across  North 
  America  between  the  Transition  and  Tropical  zones,  and 
  including  most  of  the  United  States  and  central  Mexico  except 
  the  mountainous  parts 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Austral  \Aus"tral\,  a.  [L.  australis,  fr  auster:  cf  F. 
  austral.] 
  Southern;  lying  or  being  in  the  south;  as  austral  land; 
  austral  ocean. 
 
  {Austral  signs}  (Astron.),  the  last  six  signs  of  the  zodiac, 
  or  those  south  of  the  equator. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  austral 
  adj  1:  relating  to  or  coming  from  the  south;  "austral  winds" 
  2:  of  the  south  or  coming  from  the  south;  "sailed  the  austral 
  seas" 
  n  :  the  basic  unit  of  money  in  Argentina;  equal  to  100  centavos 




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