South China Sea


noun

a part of the W Pacific, bounded by SE China, Vietnam, the Malay Peninsula, Borneo, and the Philippines.

Also called Nan Hai.

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British Dictionary definitions for south china sea

South China Sea

noun

part of the Pacific surrounded by SE China, Vietnam, the Malay Peninsula, Borneo, and the Philippines
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