down under

Australia or New Zealand.
in, to, or into Australia or New Zealand.

1895–1900 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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down under
1.  Australia or New Zealand
2.  in or to Australia or New Zealand

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Example sentences
Without me they shall bow down under the prisoners, and they shall fall under
  the slain.
When the cholera threatened there was the old disposition to lie down under the
  visitation and pray.
Even the prosperous cannot easily bear its burden, but is weighed down under it
  when he has fallen into delusion.
They rise to eminence by the same methods, and eventually go down under the
  rush of stronger enemies.
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