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ASEAN

noun
 
 
/əˈziːən/
ECONOMICS, GOVERNMENT abbreviation for Association of South-East Asian Nations: an organization of ten countries in southeast Asia, started in 1967 with the purpose of encouraging economic growth, and good relationships between countries in the area: The Founding Fathers of ASEAN were Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand.
Translations of “ASEAN”
in Chinese (Traditional) 東南亞國家聯盟…
in Chinese (Simplified) 东南亚国家联盟…
(Definition of ASEAN from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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