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Overview page. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History — Literature.

Is a national newspaper which was founded by Rupert Murdoch in 1964. William Wentworth and Robert Wardell had used the same title for an earlier paper, which was first published ...

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Ian Paterson.

in Set-Off Law and Practice

February 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 28 pages. 12564 words.

This chapter discusses the law of set-off and netting in Australia as well as the key restrictions on the availability of set-off under Australian law. In Australia, set-off and netting...

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Australianism

Edited by Tom McArthur.

in Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 50 words.

A word, phrase, pronunciation, idiom, or other usage peculiar to, or particularly common in, Australia. Australianisms include loans from Aboriginal

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Australian

Edited by Tom McArthur.

in Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 52 words.

1 Australian English: ‘English and French spoken; Australian understood’ (O. Hogue, Trooper Bluegum at the Dardanelles, 1916

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Australia

Kenneth Morgan.

May 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History; Political Geography. 168 pages.

Australia: A Very Short Introduction provides a wide-ranging introduction to modern Australia, examining its history, geography, and culture since the beginning of the white settlement of...

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Australia

Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree and Rob Kitchin.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 126 words.

The world’s sixth-largest country by area, including Tasmania and many smaller islands adjacent to the Australian mainland. A former British colony, Australia has been an independent ...

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Australia

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 959 words.

Australia has been establishing stronger links with Asia—but has been unable to shake off the British monarchy

Australia's landmass—which can

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Australia

Ann Curthoys.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 4721 words.

On the Australian continent three principal sets of histories collide and intersect: indigenous Australian, European, and Asian-Pacific. These are supplemented

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Australia

John H. Pearn.

in The Oxford Companion to Medicine

January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 2715 words.

In 1990 the Australian population was 18.53 million, of whom 77.1% were Australian-born. Immigration has been a dramatic feature of

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Australianism

Edited by Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 50 words.

A word, phrase, pronunciation, idiom, or other usage peculiar to, or particularly common in, Australia. Australianisms include loans from Aboriginal languages, such as ...

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Australia

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 27 words.

Australia Day a national public holiday in Australia, commemorating the founding on 26 January 1788 of the colony of New South Wales....

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Australia

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Australian children's literature has existed in some form for about a century and a half, although books that express a distinctively Australian subjectivity did not emerge until the 1890s....

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Australia

Ronald A. Brand and Scott R. Jablonski.

in Forum Non Conveniens

July 2007; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 6224 words.

This chapter details the history of the development of the doctrine of forum non conveniens in Australia, including the movement away from strict application of UK precedent to the...

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Australian

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 26 words.

one of the six primary biogeographic realms (q.v.), comprising Australia, the Celebes, New Guinea, Tasmania, New Zealand, and

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Australian

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 26 words.

one of the six primary biogeographic realms (q.v.), comprising Australia, the Celebes, New Guinea, Tasmania, New Zealand, and

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Australian

Tony Harcup.

in A Dictionary of Journalism

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 70 words.

A national daily *broadsheet newspaper in Australia that is part of the *Murdoch empire, having been launched

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Australia

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 162 words.

The states of Australia have their colloquial names, not always complimentary: New South Wales: Ma State Northern Territory: Top End,

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Australia

Edited by Stephen H. Schneider, Terry L. Root and Michael D. Mastrandrea.

in Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology. 2271 words.

The island continent of Australia extends over 35 degrees of latitude, from the tropics to the midlatitudes of the Southern

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Australia

David Bowman.

in Encyclopedia of Global Change

January 2001; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 2844 words.

[This case study discusses the impact of European colonization on the flora and fauna of Australia.]

The European

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Australia

Edited by Ned Sherrin and Alistair Beaton.

in Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 199 words.

Australia is a huge rest home, where no unwelcome news is ever wafted on to the pages of the worst

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Australia

Edited by Gyles Brandreth.

in Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 280 words.

Australia is a huge rest home, where no unwelcome news is ever wafted on to the pages of the worst

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