Meaning of Australian Capital Territory

Austral'ian Cap'ital Ter'ritory

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  1. a federal territory on the continent of Australia in the SE part: includes Canberra, capital of the Commonwealth of Australia. 221,609; 939 sq. mi. (2430 sq. km). Formerly,
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