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Anzus

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Pronunciation: /ˈanzəs
 
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Definition of Anzus in English:

An alliance between Australia, New Zealand, and the US, established in 1951 and designed to protect those countries in the Pacific area from armed attack. Also called Pacific Security Treaty.

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