Jihad  

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  1. A holy war undertaken by Muslims.
    The men, all devout Muslims, now face ... life imprisonment for entering into an agreement to wage violent jihad on Australian soil.
  2. An aggressive campaign for an idea.
  3. a personal spiritual struggle for self-improvement and against evil

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Jihad is an Arabic word which literally means striving or struggling, especially with a praiseworthy aim.

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