• Austrian Pine. Black Pine
    Austrian Pine. Black Pine
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Austrian of or relating to Austria or its people or culture "Austrian music"
    • n Austrian a native or inhabitant of Austria
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Archduke Karl Ludwig (1833-1896), brother of the Austrian emperor, was a man of such piety that on a trip to the Holy Land, he insisted on drinking from the River Jordan, despite warnings that it would make him fatally ill. He died within a few weeks.
    • a Austrian Of or pertaining to Austria, or to its inhabitants.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Arnold Schwarzenegger began his transition from Austrian bodybuilder into an American film star when he made his screen debut in 1970 under the name "Arnold Strong" in "Hercules Goes Bananas."
    • Austrian Of or pertaining to the archduchy of Austria, or to the Cisleithan division of the dual Austro-Hungarian monarchy, or to the collective dominions of the house of Hapsburg.
    • n Austrian A native or an inhabitant of the archduchy of Austria, the nucleus of the Hapsburg dominions, comprising the crown lands of Upper and Lower Austria.
    • n Austrian A native or an inhabitant of the Cisleithan division of Austria-Hungary, which comprises all the crown lands of the dual empire except Hungary, Croatia with Slavonia, and Fiume.
    • n Austrian A native or an inhabitant of any part of the dominions of the house of Hapsburg, known since 1867 as Austria-Hungary.
    • Austrian Southern; austral.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Austrian aws′tri-an of or pertaining to Austria, an empire of Central Europe
    • n Austrian a native of Austria
    • ***


  • Winston Churchill
    “Thus, by every device from the stick to the carrot, the emaciated Austrian donkey is made to pull the Nazi barrow up an ever-steepening hill.”


In literature:

The state of agriculture from Cambray to Brussels, both in French and Austrian Flanders, is admirable.
"Travels in France during the years 1814-1815" by Archibald Alison
By this act, Charles VI endeavoured to ensure the succession of Maria Theresa to the Austrian throne.
"Belgium" by Emile Cammaerts
Besides 10,000 men are annually allotted to the Austrian Landwehr, and 12,500 to the Hungarian Honveds.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
The Austrians took him at the siege of Maubeuge, and he was exchanged for the king's daughter.
"Lectures on the French Revolution" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
One of their first acts was the capture of Wesen and the expulsion of its Austrian soldiers.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 07" by Various
All the politics of the Austrian cabinet had, during twenty years, been directed to one single end, the settlement of the succession.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
Indeed, the Austrian was to attempt in the east what the German attempted in the west.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
We soon approached the Ticino, the boundary between Sardinia and Austrian Lombardy.
"Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber" by James Aitken Wylie
We have seen the Austrian princess was no favorite with her husband's nation.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 6 of 8" by Various
Her Majesty sees by your proposed Despatch you do not expect the Austrians to comply with this demand.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume III (of 3), 1854-1861" by Queen of Great Britain Victoria
On May 28, 1915, the Italian admiralty announced the damage inflicted on Austrian maritime strength up to that date.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII)" by Various
The Austrian system of espionage was elaborate and accurate, and the Austrians profited by that of Germany also.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume II (of VIII)" by Various
And to-morrow, should war break out, they will accompany and guide the German or Austrian invaders.
"England and Germany" by Emile Joseph Dillon
The Austrians made several more or less futile attacks on Venice.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume IV (of 8)"
In spite of the gradual advance of the Austrian center, the Italian wings held and severely punished the attacking Austrians.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume V (of 8)"
Here the Austrians were facing them, the only point along the line in which Austrian troops were posted.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
They land upon Austrian territory en route for Milan.
"The Foreign Tour of Messrs. Brown, Jones and Robinson" by Richard Doyle
We entered the Austrian territory by the village of Braitsch.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine -- Volume 57, No. 351, January 1845" by Various
To the honor of the Austrian service be it said, "Tuft-hunting" is not to be found there.
"The Daltons, Volume II (of II) Or,Three Roads In Life" by Charles James Lever
Finally, at Hohenlinden, the Austrians suffered a crushing defeat, and sued for an armistice.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 1" by Various

In poetry:

She saw the Austrian Tiger,
In Lombardy the fair,
Preparing for a bound
As he crouched within his lair.
"The March Of Freedom" by Ernest Jones
Why stays the Austrian bloodhound,
Tho' he scents each noble prey—?
He's strong and armed and mighty—
And he fears—for so are they!
"The March Of Freedom" by Ernest Jones
All the world has its burdens to bear,
From Cayenne to the Austrian whips;
Forth, with the rain in our hair
And the salt sweet foam in our lips;
"A Song in Time of Order. 1852" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
Next the Austrian fisher dwarf set
His snares in the broad river's way—
But so widely he stretched his net
It half broke with the weight of his prey.
"The Fishermen" by Ernest Jones
Unsmudged, thank God, my Moon still queens the Heavens
as She ebbs and fulls, a Presence to glop at,
Her Old Man, made of grit not protein,
still visits my Austrian several
"Moon Landing" by W H Auden
And at sunset the last assault was made,
Still the noble Grenadier felt not the least afraid;
But the Austrian commander sent a second summons of surrender,
Hoping that the garrison would his injunctions remember.
"The First Grenadier of France" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Vienna, died Sept 30 in the Austrian capital after a long struggle with.
Binder 's uncle, Hans, made 13 grand prix starts for Ensign, Wolf, Surtees and ATS in 1976-78, while his father, Franz, was a German F3 podium finisher and took the Austrian title in the category in '87.
A barrage of birdies midway through his third round lifted Austrian Bernd Wiesberger into a one-shot lead at the Portugal Masters on Saturday.
Austrian town debates future of Hitler's birthplace .
BRAUNAU, Austria — Living space in Braunau is scarce, but an imposing Renaissance-era building stands empty in this post-card pretty Austrian town because of the sinister shadow cast by a former tenant: Adolf Hitler.
Nokia mobile phones are pictured inside a mobile phone repair service store in the western Austrian city of Innsbruck October 16, 2012 REUT.
KITZBUEHEL, Austria — Bode Miller got a slap on the back from Austrian great Franz Klammer after narrowly escaping a crash on the famed Streif course.
It survived the breakup of the Austrian empire, two world wars, the longest city siege in modern history and a bloody war in the 1990s that killed 100,000 people.
As students of the Austrian School of Economics understand, financial bubbles are caused by central bank monetary policy and government intervention in the economy.
Amid a downpour, Austrian filmmaker Michael Haneke's film Amour won the prized Palme d'Or at the 65th Cannes Film Festival.
The blog takes its name from Joseph Schumpeter, an Austrian-American economist who likened capitalism to a "perennial gale of creative destruction".
Austrian Cartel Court Approves Acquisition of YESSS.-Telekom Austria.
VIENNA – An Austrian ice cream parlor owner has been found guilty of killing her ex-husband and a boyfriend before chopping them up with a chain saw and burying them in concrete in her shop's basement.
An Austrian alternative To The Traditional Italian Super-Twin.
An ash tray with cigarette butts is pictured in Hinzenbach, in the Austrian province of Upper Austria, February 5, 2012 REUTERS/Lisi Niesner.

In science:

Support by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF pro ject P21205) is gratefully acknowledged.
Seismic signature of helium ionization in the Sun and stars
Support by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF project P21205) is gratefully acknowledged.
Solar-type Variables
I am grateful to Vasily Ogryzko for stimulating discussions and to ˇCaslav Brukner, Markus Aspelmeyer, Ognyan Oreshkov and Anton Zeilinger for their remarks and hospitality at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
Quantum observer and Kolmogorov complexity: a model that can be tested
Research herein was funded by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG), program line “Trust in IT Systems”, project number 829583, TRUst via Failed FALsification of Complex Dependable Systems Using Automated Test Case Generation through Model Mutation (TRUFAL).
Towards Symbolic Model-Based Mutation Testing: Combining Reachability and Refinement Checking
Since 2003, Peter Zoller has also held the position of Scientific Director at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
Condensed Matter Theory of Dipolar Quantum Gases
We acknowledge financial support by the Austrian Science Fund, the European Research Council, and the Templeton Foundation.
Quantum information and randomness
This work was supported in part by the Friedrich Schiedel Foundation for Energy Technology, Vienna, and by the European Commission under the Contract of Association between EURATOM and the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
Stress dependence of the critical currents in neutron irradiated (RE)BCO coated conductors
This paper has been partly supported by the Austrian Fonds zur F¨orderung der Wissenschaftlichen Forschung, pro ject nr. P8781-PHY, Schwerpunkt Quantenoptik.
Stronger-than-quantum correlations
Acknowledgements: This work was supported in part by the Austrian Fonds zur F¨orderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (FWF) by means of a Lise-Meitner fellowship and an APART fellowship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
Pion interferometry with higher-order cumulants
This work was supported in part by the Austrian Fonds zur F¨orderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (FWF) by means of a Lise-Meitner fellowship (HCE), by the Foundation for Research Development and by an APART fellowship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (PL).
A sensitive test for models of Bose-Einstein correlations
The school was organized and supported by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Transport, the Austrian Space Agency, the European Space Agency, the national space authorities of the ESA member states, and the European Science Foundation.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the APS TG on gravitation
The Chairman was Johannes Ortner from the Austrian Space Agency.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the APS TG on gravitation
The work is a part of the Austrian-Polish program Quantum Communication and Quantum Information.
Bell's theorem for general N-qubit states
The author is supported by the Austrian START pro ject Nonlinear Schr¨odinger and quantum Boltzmann equations.
Asymptotic accuracy of the jackknife variance estimator for certain smooth statistics
This work has been supported by the Austrian-French scientific exchange program Amadeus of APAPE and ¨OAD, and the Austrian Science Foundation FWF, pro ject no. P14632.
On the Apparent Convergence of Perturbative QCD at High Temperature