Definition of Asia-Pacific in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌāZHəpəˈsifik/


(also Asia-Pacific region)
A business region consisting of the whole of Asia as well as the countries of the Pacific Rim.
Example sentences
  • The model consists of twenty countries in the Asia-Pacific and South Asia region.
  • Both Moscow and Beijing are trying to win influence in the Asia-Pacific region and in Central Asia, in particular.
  • The company is currently focusing on growing the business in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Syllabification: A·sia-Pa·cif·ic

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