mateship

noun
mate·​ship | \ ˈmātˌship \
plural -s

Definition of mateship

1 : the quality or state of being a mate especially : fellowship manliness and mateship in the face of terrible danger — Leslie Rees
2 : an Australian code of conduct that emphasizes egalitarianism and fellowship

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History and Etymology for mateship

mate entry 5 + -ship

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“Mateship.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mateship. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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