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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Indonesia. The term is sometimes used to refer to all of Southeast Asia. Historically, it referred chiefly to India.

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  • proper n. Southeast Asia, especially Indonesia, but also including India, Indochina, Malaya and the Malay Archipelago.

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  • n. a group of islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans between Asia and Australia


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