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ANZUS

[ an-zuhs ]
/ ˈæn zəs /
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noun

Australia, New Zealand, and the United States, especially as associated in the mutual defense treaty (ANZUS Pact, or ANZUS Treaty ) of 1952.

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ANZUS
/ (ˈænzəs) /

n acronym for

Australia, New Zealand, and the United States, with reference to the security alliance between them
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