East Indies

geographical name

Definition of East Indies

1 or East India southeastern Asia including India, Indochina, and the Malay Archipelago a chiefly former name
2 the Malay Archipelago

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East Indian adjective or noun

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“East Indies.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/East%20Indies. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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