pro-vietnamese

Vietnamese

[vee-et-nah-meez, -mees, -nuh-, vyet-, vee-it-]
noun, plural Vietnamese.
1.
a native or inhabitant of Vietnam.
2.
Formerly Annamese, Annamite. the language of Vietnam, of uncertain linguistic affiliation.
adjective
3.
of or pertaining to Vietnam or its inhabitants.

Origin:
1945–50; Vietnam + -ese

pro-Vietnamese, adjective, noun, plural pro-Vietnamese.
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Vietnamese (ˌvjɛtnəˈmiːz)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or characteristic of Vietnam, its people, or their language
 
n , -ese
2.  a native or inhabitant of Vietnam
3.  the language of Vietnam, probably related to the Mon-Khmer languages

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