Southeast Asia


Southeast Asia
A subregion of Asia, comprising the territories of Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

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  • Southeast Asia — Member states of ASEAN Area 5,000,000 km2 (1,900,000 sq mi) Population 593,000,000 …   Wikipedia

  • Southeast Asia — Southeast Asian. the countries and land area of Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. * * * Vast region of Asia lying east of the Indian subcontinent and south of China. It includes …   Universalium

  • Southeast Asia — Southeast A|sia the countries of Asia between India and Bangladesh in the West, and China and the Pacific Ocean in the East. Southeast Asia includes the following countries: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Southeast Asia — region comprising the Malay Archipelago, the Malay Peninsula, & Indochina …   English World dictionary

  • Southeast Asia — noun a geographical division of Asia that includes Indochina plus Indonesia and the Philippines and Singapore • Instance Hypernyms: ↑geographical area, ↑geographic area, ↑geographical region, ↑geographic region • Part Holonyms: ↑Asia • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Southeast Asia — region of Asia that includes Indochina and the Malay Peninsula and the Malay Archipelago …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Southeast Asia — South′east A′sia n. geg a region including Indochina, the Malay Peninsula, and the Malay Archipelago South′east A′sian, n. adj …   From formal English to slang

  • Southeast Asia, history of — Introduction       history of the area from prehistoric times to the contemporary period. Early society and accomplishments Origins       Knowledge of the early prehistory of Southeast Asia (Southeast Asia, history of) has undergone exceptionally …   Universalium

  • Southeast Asia Treaty Organization — SEATO s flag …   Wikipedia

  • Southeast Asia Institute — The Southeast Asia Institute was an early academic institute devoted to Southeast Asian studies. It is said to be the first United States institution employing the term Southeast Asia .The Institute was originally organized as the East Indies… …   Wikipedia


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