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English definition of “Laos”


noun     /lɑʊs/
a country in AsiaCountry namesCountry and nationContinents and regions of the world
Laotian     /ˈlɑʊʃən/ adjective coming from or relating to LaosNationalities Laotian noun someone from LaosNationalities
(Definition of Laos noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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