WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
In•do•chi•na  (indō chīnə),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Place Namesa peninsula in SE Asia, between the Bay of Bengal and the South China Sea, comprising Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, W Malaysia, and Burma (Myanmar). Also called  Farther India. Cf.  French Indochina. 


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

Indochina, Indo-China n /ˈɪndəʊˈtʃaɪnə/
  1. Also called: Farther India a peninsula in SE Asia, between India and China: consists of Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Malaysia
  2. the former French colonial possessions of Cochin China, Annam, Tonkin, Laos, and Cambodia



'Indochina' also found in these entries:
Advertisements

Word of the day: joke | drape

Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.
Become a WordReference Supporter to view the site ad-free.