Laos

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geographical name \ˈlau̇s, ˈlä-(ˌ)ōs, ˈlā-ˌäs\

Definition of Laos

  1. landlocked country in southeastern Asia; a republic, until 1975 a kingdom; formerly a state of French Indochina; capital Vientiane area 91,428 square miles (236,799 square kilometers), population 6,514,000

  1. —see also laotian

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Laos

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geographical name \ˈlau̇s, ˈlä-(ˌ)ōs, ˈlā-ˌäs\

Definition of Laos for English Language Learners

  • : country in Asia


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