Definition of Kampuchea in English:
Former name (1976–89) for Cambodia.
- Example sentences
- The turmoil of the Vietnam War and Democratic Kampuchean rule that followed deeply affected the hill tribes.
- Nearly 90 percent of the Thai people are Mongoloid, with lighter complexions than their Burmese, Kampuchean, and Malay neighbors.
- By 1979, it should have been clear that at least one million people had died from starvation or summary execution during the Democratic Kampuchean regime.
Pronunciation: /ˌkämpəˈCHēən/noun& adjective
Words that rhyme with KampucheaAchaea, aliyah, Almería, Apia, Bahía, Caesarea, Cassiopeia, Chaldea, Cytherea, Euboea, foreseer, freer, galleria, gynaecea, Iphigenia, kea, keyer, Latakia, Leah, Lucia, Nicaea, Nicosia, onomatopoeia, Oriya, osteria, Pangaea, Pantelleria, pharmacopoeia, pizzeria, ria, rupiah, sangría, seer, sharia, Shia, skier, spiraea (US spirea), Tanzania, taqueria, Tarpeia, Thea, trachea, trattoria, urea
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