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aus·tral

 (ô′strəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or coming from the south.

[Latin austrālis, from auster, austr-, south; see aus- in Indo-European roots.]

austral

(ˈɔːstrəl)
adj
(Physical Geography) of or coming from the south: austral winds.
[C14: from Latin austrālis, from auster the south wind]

austral

(aʊˈstrɑːl)
n, pl -trales (-trɑːlɛs)
(Currencies) a former monetary unit of Argentina equal to 100 centavos, replaced by the peso
[from Spanish; see austral1]

aus•tral1

(ˈɔ strəl)

adj.
1. southern.
2. (cap.) Australian.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin austrālis southern =aust(e)r the south + -ālis -al1]

aus•tral2

(aʊsˈtrɑl)

n., pl. -tra•les (-ˈtrɑ lɛs)
a former monetary unit of Argentina.
[< Sp; see austral1]

Austral.

1. Australia.
2. Australian.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.austral - the basic unit of money in Argentina; equal to 100 centavos
Argentine monetary unit - monetary unit in Argentina
centavo - a fractional monetary unit of several countries: El Salvador and Sao Tome and Principe and Brazil and Argentina and Bolivia and Colombia and Cuba and the Dominican Republic and Ecuador and El Salvador and Guatemala and Honduras and Mexico and Nicaragua and Peru and the Philippines and Portugal
Adj.1.austral - of the south or coming from the south; "sailed the austral seas"
southern - situated in or coming from regions of the south; "the southern hemisphere"; "southern constellations"
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Release date- 28082019 - Austral Gold Limited (the 'Company') (ASX: AGD; TSX-V: AGLD) is pleased to announce that it has filed its half year report for the 6 months ended 30 June 2019.
Jose BordognaChief Financial Officer Austral Gold Limited jose.bordogna@australgold.com +54 (11) 4323 7558
We report a case of air sac nematode (Serratospiculum tendo) infection in an adult male Austral peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus cassini) admitted to a rehabilitation center in Mendoza Province, Argentina, in 2017.
"There are other human footprints in the Americas," Pino told the Osorno newspaper El Austral, "but none has been dated as far back."
According to Austral, illegal settling and other illegal activities in the protected areas have been going on for about 20 years already.
Therefore, the main goal of this research was to test the effect of freshwater discharge from Baker and Pascua rivers on larval traits of marine fish using austral hake M.
(TSX Venture: CWV) has agreed to acquire all issued and outstanding shares of Argentina-based Apco Austral S.A.
Austral's lead migration lawyer, who has overseen hundreds of permanent residency applications says, "With a substantial amount of our clients currently based in Singapore, we are happy to announce the establishment of our Singapore office to better service our clients in the region."
Lopez noted that the Austral Asia site was located in between 'two heritage sites' in Davao-a bonsai forest and a cove.