Southeast Asia


noun

the countries and land area of Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Related formsSoutheast Asian, adjective, noun

Can be confusedAsia East Asia South Asia Southeast Asia

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British Dictionary definitions for southeast asian

Southeast Asian

adjective

of or relating to Southeast Asia or its inhabitants

noun

a native or inhabitant of Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia

noun

a region including Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam
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Culture definitions for southeast asian

Southeast Asia

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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