Australasian

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Australasian relating to or found in Australasia
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Australasian Of or pertaining to Australasia; as, Australasian regions.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • australasian Relating to Australasia.
    • australasian 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.
    • n australasian A native or an inhabitant of Australasia.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Australasian (aws-tral-ā′zhi-an) pertaining to Australasia, or the islands and island-groups that lie to the south of Asia
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. australisauster, the south wind.

Usage

In literature:

In the Australasian home the table-talk is vivacious and unembarrassed; it is without stiffness or restraint.
"Following the Equator, Complete" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
In the Australasian home the table-talk is vivacious and unembarrassed; it is without stiffness or restraint.
"Following the Equator, Part 2" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
From the Australasians over at Anzac we could hear desultory rifle fire.
"World's War Events, Vol. I" by Various
In this regard Mr. Collier's report on the Australasian experience is a useful guide.
"The Settlement of Wage Disputes" by Herbert Feis
Except for the Canadians there are no people nearer akin to us than the Australasians.
"Round the Wonderful World" by G. E. Mitton
I will not be taken as a carping critic if I point out the difficulties in its progress on the basis of Australasian experience.
"Herbert Hoover" by Vernon Kellogg
During the brief truce that broke the long war after 1801, Franklin served under Flinders, the great explorer of the Australasian seas.
"Adventurers of the Far North" by Stephen Leacock
The Australasian Islands are better represented in the Floras published of those regions.
"Fungi: Their Nature and Uses" by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
Other lines serve the African and the Australasian trade.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 2" by Various
Meantime I must only say that it is one of the wildest of those many 'Summer Isles of Eden' which stud the Australasian Sea.
"The Woodlands Orchids" by Frederick Boyle
From the far north-west to the long wash of the Australasian seas the shadow of devouring misery and death would fall on humanity.
"The Great Discovery" by Norman Maclean
Jesus was at that time the College most favoured by Australasian youth: this was quite enough for Theodore Bethune.
"The Shadow of a Man" by E. W. Hornung
At this Congress the question of reducing the international letter rate was raised by Sir J. G. Ward, the Australasian delegate.
"The Development of Rates of Postage" by A. D. Smith
Thus many of the Australasian and South American tribes use only one and two; seven, for instance, would be two two two one.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 5" by Various
For the Australasian championships New Zealand joins with Australia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8" by Various
This, or something like it, has been the experience of the Australasian colonies.
"The African Colony" by John Buchan
The Victorian Legislative Council is, from the democratic point of view, the most objectionable of all the Australasian Upper Houses.
"Australasian Democracy" by Henry de R. Walker
The total Australasian production in 1908 was valued at L14,708,000.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 2" by Various
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" by George Francis Train
Also other things too flat to be bawled through an Australasian tube.
"The Letters of Henry James (volume I)" by Henry James
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In news:

The Australasian Section brings together professionals in the Australia and Pacific Rim geographical regions.
The Australasian Section meets every other year—each alternating year is co-sponsored by regional fats and oils associations.
'Freak' Black Caviar Ties Australasian Record.
A Qantas 747 charter flies over Antarctica a century after Douglas Mawson and his Australasian Antarctic Expedition mapped it.
Recognizing a scientist from within the Australasian region that has made a significant research contribution towards fats and oils research, either cumulative or one major advancement.
She is a vegetarian who has a certificate in herbal studies and a certificate from Australasian College of Health Sciences in Aromatherapy.
GAC Pindar has entered a partnership with freight forwarder TNL International to offer specialized marine leisure logistics services to the growing Australasian market.
The paper details the preliminary results of a research and design project for the Australasian Centre for Interaction Design's Virtual Communities program.
Popovic, on his first year on the Australasian PGA Tour, birdied his first four holes at the Palmer Coolum Resort, and later had a string of five straight birdies.
Van Pelt finished at 16-under 272 at Lake Karrinyup and earned $333,330 in the event sanctioned by the European and Australasian tours.
Last three Australasian Tour events.
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In science:

Vinh, Random walks on hypergroup of circles in a finite field, In The proceeding of Australasian Workshop on Combinatorical Algorithms (2005), 341-351.
Random walks on hypergroup of conics in finite fields
Bao, Crytanalysis of a New Cel lular Automata Cryptosystem, 8th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy- - ACISP 2003.
On the Use of Cellular Automata in Symmetric Cryptography
Kanso, Clock- Control led Shrinking Generator of Feedback Shift Registers, 8th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy- ACISP 2003.
On the Use of Cellular Automata in Symmetric Cryptography
Simpson et al., Clock- A probabilistic Correlation Attack on the Shrinking Generator , Proc. of Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy- - ACISP 1998.
On the Use of Cellular Automata in Symmetric Cryptography
Bao, Crytanalysis of a New Cel lular Automata Cryptosystem, 8th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy- - ACISP 2003.
Cellular Automata in Stream Ciphers
Kanso, Clock- Control led Shrinking Generator of Feedback Shift Registers, 8th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy- ACISP 2003.
Cellular Automata in Stream Ciphers
Simpson et al., Clock- A probabilistic Correlation Attack on the Shrinking Generator , Proc. of Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy- - ACISP 1998.
Cellular Automata in Stream Ciphers
Ching-Lueh Chang, Yuh-Dauh Lyuu, Spreading of messages in random graphs, In Downey, R., Manyem, P., eds.: Fifteenth Computing: The Australasian Theory Symposium (CATS 2009).
Dynamic monopolies with randomized starting configuration
Shi, The minimal size of a graph with generalized connectivity κ3 (G) = 2, Australasian J.
On the generalized (edge-)connectivity of graphs
Caccetta, On the Nordhaus-Gaddum problems, Australasian J.
A survey on the generalized connectivity of graphs
Shi, The minimal size of a graph with generalized connectivity κ3 (G) = 2, Australasian J.
A survey on the generalized connectivity of graphs
Blended learning environments: Using social networking sites to enhance the first year experience, Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 729-740.
In the Face (book) of Social Learning
The author wishes to thank the Department of Physics and Mathematical Physics of the Adelaide University for invitation to participate in the First Australasian Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation, for hospitality and support during his visit.
Square of General Relativity
Sir Douglas Mawson was the leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, which lasted from 1911 until 1914.
The History of Astrophysics in Antarctica
It was discovered on a sledging party in Douglas Mawson’s Australasian Antarctic Expedition.
The History of Astrophysics in Antarctica
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