Definition of Ross Dependency in English:

Ross Dependency

Pronunciation /rôs/ /rɔs/ /räs dəˈpendənsē/ /rɑs dəˈpɛndənsi/ /dēˈpendənsē/ /diˈpɛndənsi/

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proper noun

  • The part of Antarctica that lies south of latitude 60° south between longitudes 150° and 160° west that is administered by New Zealand.

Origin

Named after J. C. Ross (see Ross, Sir James Clark).