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Austro-

1.
a combining form of Austria:
Austro-Hungarian.

austro-

1.
a combining form meaning “south,” used in the formation of compound words:
Austronesia.
Also, especially before a vowel, austr-.
Origin
< Latin aust(e)r the south, the south wind + -o-
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British Dictionary definitions for austro

Austro-1

/ˈɒstrəʊ-/
combining form
1.
southern Austro-Asiatic
Word Origin
from Latin auster the south wind

Austro-2

/ˈɒstrəʊ-/
combining form
1.
Austrian Austro-Hungarian
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