Tasmanian


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Tas·ma·ni·a

 (tăz-mā′nē-ə, -mān′yə)
An island state of southeast Australia consisting of the island of Tasmania along with several smaller islands and separated from the mainland by Bass Strait. Abel Tasman explored the island in 1642, naming it Van Diemen's Land. It was renamed in his honor in 1856. Tasmania joined Australia in 1901. Hobart is the capital.

Tas·ma′ni·an adj. & n.

Tasmanian

(tæzˈmeɪnɪən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to Tasmania or its inhabitants
n
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Tasmania
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Tasmanian - of or relating to Tasmania
Translations

Tasmanian

[tæzˈmeɪnɪən]
A. ADJtasmanio
B. Ntasmanio/a m/f

Tasmanian

adjtasmanisch
nTasmanier(in) m(f)
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The Tasmanians, in spite of their human likeness, were entirely swept out of existence in a war of extermination waged by European immi- grants, in the space of fifty years.
The 2019-2020 Tasmanian Government Discounts and Concessions Guide is now available to support Tasmanians from all walks of life, from students to older Tasmanians, or those that may need a bit of extra support.
The Tasmanian Government has provided $1m to help a coalition of Tasmanian business organisations promote the NBN and its applications to Tasmanian businesses.
An ambitious new large-scale breeding program set on mainland Australia hopes to save the iconic Tasmanian devil from extinction, according to its coordinators.
June 18 2010 - Intentionally or not, the Tasmanian Government's decision today to go it alone in bringing forward a ban on sow stalls, three years ahead of the rest of Australia, would destroy the Tasmanian pork industry's competitiveness, the Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association (TFGA) said today.
RECENTLY classified as endangered under Tasmania's Threatened Species Protection Act, the Tasmanian Devil, the country's most treasured and unique native animal, is under serious threat of extinction.
In 2009 the Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies will be publishing a special edition of the usual journal Tasmanian Historical Studies, which will concentrate on labour history.
Now available in paperback, Carnivorous Nights: On the Trail of the Tasmanian Tiger (Villard Books, $14.95) offers a cheap, entertaining way to travel to Australia and Tasmania and become intimately familiar with the local wildlife.
Looney Tunes, the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii) is famous for its aggressive eating habits and disturbingly loud screech.
In the late 1990s, Buffalo Bill's Brew Pub in Hayward, California, began marketing Tasmanian Devil ale.
Taz, the cartoon Tasmanian devil, is a creature with a fierce bite.
Snakes, venomous insects, and road kill all play parts in this spirited narrative of the authors' hunt for the presumed-extinct thylacine, also known as the Tasmanian tiger.

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