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“the Far East” in British English

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the Far Eastnoun

uk /ˌfɑːr ˈiːst/ us /ˌfɑːr ˈiːst/

the countries of East Asia, including China, Japan, North and South Korea, and Indonesia

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(Definition of “the Far East” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“Far East” in American English

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Far Eastnoun [ U ]

/ˈfɑr ˈist/

world history the countries on the Pacific coast of Asia

(Definition of “Far East” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)