Anzac Day


Definition of Anzac Day

: April 25 observed as a legal holiday in Australia and New Zealand in celebration of the anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand forces at Gallipoli in 1915

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1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Anzac Day.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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