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English definition of “Australasia”

Australasia

noun     /ˌɒs.trəˈleɪ.ʒə/ US  /ˌɑː.strə-/
the continent and islands to the east of the Indian Ocean, the west of the Pacific Ocean, and the south of AsiaContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
(Definition of Australasia noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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