carpentaria carpentaria

Definition(s):

  • (n) a wide shallow inlet of the Arafura Sea in northern Australia

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  1. "This year Queensland artists and performers will come from across the state: Mornington Island, the Gulf of Carpentaria, the Torres Strait, Cairns and Far North Queensland, and South East Queensland. I welcome Program Director Sam Cook on board in...
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Anna Bligh Source: Media Newswire (press release)

  2. "Since 1860, others have also crossed from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria but no one has ever raced across," Fogle said at the time.
    on Mar 19, 2010 By: Ben Fogle Source: Times Online

  3. "In 2007 he chaired the Marine Board of Inquiry into the abandonment of an ore carrier in the Gulf of Carpentaria during Tropical Cyclone Nelson," Mr Shine said. "Earlier this year Mr Applegarth was appointed as a member of an expert panel...
    on Aug 27, 2008 By: Kerry Shine Source: Brisbane Times

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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /