Dutch East Indies

Dutch East In.dies
[d∧tʃ i:st 'indiz] n pl Índias Orientais Holandesas.

English-Portuguese dictionary. 2013.

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  • Dutch East Indies — NETHERLANDS (EAST) INDIES …   English World dictionary

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  • Dutch East Indies — Dutch′ East In′dies n. geg a former name of the Republic of Indonesia …   From formal English to slang

  • Dutch East Indies — Netherlands East Indies now known as Indonesia …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Dutch East Indies — noun a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands; achieved independence from the Netherlands in 1945; the principal oil producer in the Far East and Pacific regions • Syn: ↑Indonesia, ↑Republic of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dutch East Indies — noun A former Dutch colony in modern day Indonesia …   Wiktionary

  • Dutch East Indies — plural noun former name of the Republic of Indonesia …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dutch East Indies campaign — Part of the Pacific Theatre of World War II …   Wikipedia

  • Dutch East Indies city champions — Countries Indonesia Founded 1914 Number of teams 7 (in 1914 1929) 11 (in 1930) Current champions Soerabaja (1930) …   Wikipedia

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