Anzac spirit

Anzac spirit
/ænzæk ˈspɪrət/ (say anzak 'spiruht)

the spirit of courage, endurance, and self-sacrifice thought to be typical of the Australian soldiers during the Gallipoli campaign.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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