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Indochina

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geographical name In·do·chi·na \ˌin-(ˌ)dō-ˈchī-nə\

Simple Definition of Indochina

  • : land area including Myanmar, the Malay Peninsula, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam

  • : former country of Asia

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Indochina

  1. 1 peninsula SE Asia; includes Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, Malay Peninsula, Thailand, & Vietnam

  2. 2 or French Indochina former country SE Asia comprising Annam, Cochin China, & Tonkin (all now part of Vietnam), Cambodia, & Laos ∗ Hanoi


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