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the Far East

noun uk   us  
the countries of East Asia, including China, Japan, North and South Korea, and Indonesia
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in Chinese (Traditional) 遠東(包括中國、日本、南北韓和印尼)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 远东(包括中国、日本、朝鲜、韩国和印度尼西亚)…
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