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down under

In or to Australia (or New Zealand). Primarily heard in US, UK, South Africa. She was born down under, but she's established a hugely successful career here in the US. We've decided to travel down under this summer!
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down under

Australia and New Zealand. I've always wanted to visit down under. We spent Christmas down under.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

down ˈunder

(informal) in or to Australia and/or New Zealand: TV stars from down under
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down under

n. the area of Australia; Australia. I’ve always wanted to visit down under.
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