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the Axisnoun [+ sing/pl verb]

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the ​countries, ​including Germany, Italy, and Japan, that ​fought against the Allies in the Second World War: the Axis powers/​nations
(Definition of the Axis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the Axis”
in Chinese (Simplified) (第二次世界大战中的)轴心国…
in Chinese (Traditional) (第二次世界大戰中的)軸心國…
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