Meaning of Australian Capital Territory in English:

Australian Capital Territory

Pronunciation /ɒˌstreɪlɪən ˌkapɪtl ˈtɛrətri/

proper noun

  • A federal territory in New South Wales, Australia, that consists of two enclaves ceded by New South Wales—one in 1911 to contain Canberra, the other in 1915 containing Jervis Bay. The latter became the Jervis Bay Territory in 1988.