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Anzac biscuit /'ænzæk bɪskət/   

(countable noun) Usage note: This is the usual term used by all speakers.

A flat, round, crispy or chewy biscuit made from oats (a type of grain), flour, sugar, butter and golden syrup (a thick sugary liquid).

Example: Our tour leader’s wife and very able assistant arranged for hot coffee and Anzac biscuits for us as we arrived. (


Prize-winning Anzac biscuits at the Royal Adelaide Show

(photo by Julia Miller)