Tas*ma"ni*an (?), a.

Of or pertaining to Tasmania, or Van Diemen's Land. -- n. A native or inhabitant of Tasmania; specifically (Ethnol.), in the plural, the race of men that formerly inhabited Tasmania, but is now extinct.

Tasmanain cider tree. Bot. See the Note under Eucalyptus. -- Tasmanain devil. Zool. See under Devil. -- Tasmanain wolf Zool., a savage carnivorous marsupial; -- called also zebra wolf. See Zebra wolf, under Wolf.


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