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A city of southeast Tasmania, Australia, on an inlet of the Tasman Sea. Founded in 1804 as a penal colony, it is the capital of Tasmania.


(Placename) a port in Australia, capital of the island state of Tasmania on the estuary of the Derwent: excellent natural harbour; University of Tasmania (1890). Pop: 216 656 (2011)


(ˈhoʊ bərt, -bɑrt)

the capital of Tasmania, in SE Australia. 184,000.
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Noun1.Hobart - a port and state capital of TasmaniaHobart - a port and state capital of Tasmania
Tasmania - an Australian state on the island of Tasmania


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1) Goulds Natural Medicine, Hobart, Australia, (2) University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay, Australia
3] Department of Pathology, Royal Hobart Hospital, Hobart, Australia
Delegates from 24 countries and the European Union agreed at a meeting of Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources in Hobart, Australia, that the Ross Sea in Antarctica will become the world's largest marine protected area (MPA).
The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, meeting in Hobart, Australia, said the Ross Sea marine park would be protected from commercial fishing for 35 years.
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Some of the issues discussed at this 10th meeting of the Ad-Hoc Committee were those relating to the 39th Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting (ATCM), held in Santiago de Chile from 23 May to 1 June 2016, as well as some aspects of the coordination of positions for the upcoming meeting in the context of the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), which will take place in Hobart, Australia, on 17-28 October 2016.
Intricate fans and meshes of plant veins carrying water are "among the most important networks in biology," says Timothy Brodribb of the University of Tasmania in Hobart, Australia.
Gayle, who made the comments during a match in Hobart, Australia, was fined almost [euro]7,000 by his team, the Melbourne Renegades, who said the remarks were "completely inappropriate and disrespectful".
Over in Hobart, Australia skipper Steven Smith has tumbled three places to fourth and he is now just 11 points ahead of his teammate David Warner.
Pakistan team returned home from Australia on Wednesday after participating in a four-nation hockey tournament in Hobart, Australia, where the teams performance has not been spectacular.
KARACHI -- Pakistan lost their opening Four-Nation Hockey tournament match against hosts Australia 6-0 at the Tasmania Hockey Centre in Hobart, Australia on Saturday.
Scoreboard in the World Cup match between Ireland and Zimbabwe on Saturday in Hobart, Australia