Definition of Malaysia
1 malay archipelago —a formerly used name
2 country bordering the South China Sea in southeastern Asia, a union of Malaya, Sabah (North Borneo), Sarawak, and (until 1965) Singapore; a federal constitutional monarchy in the Commonwealth of Nations; capital Kuala Lumpur area 128,727 square miles (333,403 square kilometers), population 27,566,000
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