Malay Peninsula
Malay Peninsula Malay Peninsula prop. n. a peninsula in Southeastern Asia occupied by parts of Malaysia and Thailand and Burma. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Malay Peninsula — peninsula in SE Asia, extending from Singapore to the Isthmus of Kra: it includes Peninsular Malaysia & part of Thailand: c. 700 mi (1,127 km) long …   English World dictionary

  • Malay Peninsula — Locator map This video showing night lights over the Malay Peninsula was taken by the crew of Expedition 28 on board the International Space Station. The Malay Peninsula or Thai Malay Peninsu …   Wikipedia

  • Malay Peninsula — a peninsula in SE Asia, consisting of W (mainland) Malaysia and the S part of Thailand. Also called Malaya. * * * Peninsula, Southeast Asia. Comprising the mainland portion of Malaysia and southwestern Thailand, it occupies an area of 70,000 sq… …   Universalium

  • Malay Peninsula — noun a peninsula in southeastern Asia occupied by parts of Malaysia and Thailand and Myanmar • Instance Hypernyms: ↑peninsula • Part Holonyms: ↑Asia • Member Meronyms: ↑Malay, ↑Malayan • Part Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malay Peninsula — geographical name peninsula 700 miles (1126 kilometers) long SE Asia divided between Thailand & Malaysia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Malay Peninsula — n. peninsula in southeast Asia comprised of southwest Thailand and western Malaysia and the island of Singapore …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Malay Peninsula — Ma′lay Penin′sula n. geg a peninsula in SE Asia, consisting of W (mainland) Malaysia and the S part of Thailand Also called Malaya 1) …   From formal English to slang

  • Malay Peninsula — /məleɪ pəˈnɪnʃələ/ (say muhlay puh ninshuhluh) noun a peninsula in South East Asia, consisting of West Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia) and the south western part of Thailand …   Australian English dictionary

  • Malay Peninsula — S penin. of Asia; includes Malaya, Singapore, and part of Thailand …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Malay — may refer to: Contents 1 Language 2 People 2.1 Ethnic groups 2.2 Individuals 3 Geography …   Wikipedia

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