Definition of South Asia in English:

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South Asia

The southern part of Asia, in particular India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.
Example sentences
  • Today more than 80 percent are of Turkish or Lebanese origin, although South Asians and Indians from Fiji are also represented.
  • However, little is known about the charts' predictive validity in high risk groups such as South Asians, Polynesians, or African Americans.
  • Nor has it helped that there just isn't enough data about the specific health problems of South Asians, let alone Indian Americans.

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Syllabification: South A·sia

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