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French Indochina

[ french in-doh-chahy-nuh ]

noun

  1. a former French colonial federation in Southeast Asia comprising principally what are now the independent states of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. : Hanoi.


French Indochina

noun

  1. the territories of SE Asia that were colonized by France and held mostly until 1954: included Cochin China, Annam, and Tonkin (now largely Vietnam), Cambodia, Laos, and Kuang-Chou Wan (returned to China in 1945, now Zhanjiang)


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