Moreton Bay
geographical name inlet of the Pacific Australia in SE Queensland at mouth of Brisbane River

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Moreton Bay — For the local government area, see Moreton Bay Region. Moreton Bay Some features in north of the bay Location South East Queensland …   Wikipedia

  • Moreton Bay — Lage der Moreton Bay in Australien Die Moreton Bay ist eine große Bucht an der Ostküste Australiens. Sie befindet sich am Korallenmeer, einem Randmeer des Pazifischen Ozeans, im Süden von Queensland und ist der Hauptstadt Brisbane vorgelagert. Im …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Moreton Bay — I. /mɔtn ˈbeɪ/ (say mawtn bay) noun a large bay in southern Qld into which the Brisbane River flows; four large islands, North and South Stradbroke, Moreton and Bribie, lie at its eastern and northern sides. {named by Captain James Cook after… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Moreton Bay — Baie Moreton La baie Moreton, Queensland, Australie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Moreton Bay — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Moreton Bay Country and Admin Code AU.04.35010 AU …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Moreton Bay — Inlet of the Pacific Ocean, southeastern coast of Queensland, Australia. It is 65 mi (105 km) long and 20 mi (32 km) wide, and it serves as the gateway to Brisbane. In 1770 British navigator Capt. James Cook named the bay (misspelling it) for the …   Universalium

  • Moreton Bay — noun an arm of the Tasman Sea forming a bay to the east of Brisbane • Instance Hypernyms: ↑bay, ↑embayment • Part Holonyms: ↑Australia, ↑Queensland …   Useful english dictionary

  • Moreton Bay — a gig, a fizzgig, an informer …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • moreton bay — Australian Slang a gig, a fizzgig, an informer …   English dialects glossary

  • Moreton Bay College — Latin: Fortitudine Et Spe With Courage and Hope[1] …   Wikipedia

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