Australian Antarctic Territory
Australian Antarctic Territory definition by Webster's New World
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region in Antarctica, claimed by Australia, between E longitudes 45 and 160, exclusive of the Adélie Coast
Australian Antarctic Territory definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A large section of Antarctica claimed by Australia since 1931. It extends from longitude 45° east to longitude 160° east not including Adélie Coast. The claim is disputed by the United States.