[vee-et, vyet]Informal.


South Vietnam, North Vietnam, or both.


Origin of Viet

First recorded in 1955–60; by shortening Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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    Alpheus Spring Packard