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Southeast Asia

noun
1.
the countries and land area of Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Related forms
Southeast Asian, adjective, noun
Can be confused
Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia.
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British Dictionary definitions for southeast asian

Southeast Asian

adjective
1.
of or relating to Southeast Asia or its inhabitants
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia

noun
1.
a region including Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam
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Southeast Asia definition


A geographical subdivision of Asia that includes the following nations: Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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